Richard Wagner
1813-1883
Das Rheingold
1854


 



In a moment you will hear
the Rhine Daughters Motif

Richard Wagner biography

Hannu Salmi's Richard Wagner Archive (Finland)

Topi Ylinen's plot summary of entire Ring of the Nibelungs

Robert Sarkissian's synopsis of Das Rheingoldand its pre-history

Allan B. Dunning's excellent musical analysis
with MP3 sound files and music graphics


Revised 11/25/2000