Posted November 27, 2014
Posted on November 27, 2014
Dame Gwyneth’s large-scaled, powerful dramatic soprano voice, unusually robust vocal stamina, stage presence and acting abilities were widely admired.
Recently, she conducted Wagner Masterclasses at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and made a guest appearance in Quartet, a film by Dustin Hoffman. Currently, she is the President of the Wagner Society of Great Britain and Honorary Member of the Wagner Society of Northern California.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2JgMt8GWdyU – Brunnhilde’s Immolation scene, Bayreuth 1979
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O54l4aWBmMs – Masterclass at the Royal Opera House, 12 minutes
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UQxfqsRG3MU – Masterclass at the Royal Opera House, 11 minutes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_qs8ECWel3E – Quartet Premiere interview
Pierre Boulez, Patrice Chéreau
Brünnhilde – Gwyneth Jones
Siegfried – Manfred Jung
Hagen – Fritz Hübner
Alberich – Hermann Becht
Gunther – Franz Mazura
Gutrune – Jeannine Altmeyer