nibelungen nibelungen

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (German mythology) a companion or follower of Siegfried
  2. (n) (German mythology) any of the race of dwarfs who possessed a treasure hoard that was stolen by Siegfried

News

  • La Scala presents Wagner's Ring cycle this week

    MILAN — Daniel Barenboim is conducting the first week-long presentation of Wagner's Ring cycle at La Scala since 1938. "Der Ring des Nibelungen," which begins with "Das Rheingold" on Monday, is part of the opera house's yearlong celebration of the bicentennial of the births of composers Giuseppe Verdi and Richard Wagner. The operas feature Rene Pape, Michael Volle, Simon O'Neill, Waltraud Meier ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

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