Tag: St Mariacka

  • St. Mariacka in Gdansk

    St. Mariacka in Gdansk

    No Comments

    When I saw St. Mariacka (St. Mary’s) it was very different from the picture on this postcard.  On a warm day in late September, the dim interior of this church was a welcome relief from the searing sun and blinding light of mid-day.  The languages around me that day were Polish and English and the…

    Read Whole Article »

Past Article

Ray Hahn
3 Comments
Opera is a life experience defined by one word – patience! At the premiere of Richard Wagner’s Ring of the Nibelungen cycle in August 1876 the ticket holders at the Bayreuth Festival witnessed the greatest accomplishment in opera history. In total, it took 16 hours

Read whole article »