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From the Archives: San Francisco Opera - "Wagner: 'Die Walküre', Act II"
American Record Guide (2014) Vol. 77, No. 5, pp. 232-233

This 1936 NBC broadcast of Act II of 'Die Walküre' has several problems. The sound is often marred by a hissing sound. In those days, most Wagner operas were rather severely cut. This cuts a large hunk of the Fricka-Wotan ...