The beginning of the end

Götterdämmerung begins with a prologue: the Norns, daughters of Erde; spinners of past, present and future, weave their golden rope by night. To their horror and astonishment, the rope breaks; in consternation they sink into the depths of the earth, seeking their mother. Siegfried and Brünnhilde enter… (First half of Götterdämmerung, with Siegfried Jerusalem in […]