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Episode 90: King Ludwig II of Bavaria: Patron of the Arts

Sunday, December 29th, 2019 classical, Romantic, Wagner, German | Comments

Once upon a time there lived a king deep in the heart of the Bavarian forests. He loved music and stories and wanted to make a difference in world. Like so many who try to do the impossible, he was thought to be insane! Learn about King Ludwig II in this week's edition of the CoffeeHouse!

Music:

https://imslp.org/wiki/Der_fliegende_Holl%C3%A4nder%2C_WWV_63_(Wagner%2C_Richard)

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/legalcode

https://imslp.org/wiki/Die_Walk%C3%BCre%2C_WWV_86B_(Wagner%2C_Richard)

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/legalcode

Episode 10: Wagner and the Faust Overture

Sunday, December 4th, 2016 Romantic, Wagner, Overture | Comments

*This episode is being updated and is temporarily unavailable!*

He's been referenced in many of our previous podcasts. He's written some of the most well known melodies in classical music. He is Wagner, and you can learn about his eccentric life in this episode!