HK Phil music director Jaap van Zweden, flanked by bass-baritone Werner van Mechelen as Alberich and mezzo-soprano Deborah Humble as Erda, after Thursday’s performance of Wagner’s Siegfried. Photo: Hong Kong Philharmonic

Review: HK Phil assured, Heidi Melton a brilliant Brünnhilde, in Wagner’s Siegfried

Hong Kong Philharmonic rises to the challenges of Ring Cycle’s third episode, and singers overcome issues with balance to convey in concert form the power and emotion of the epic story Wagner tells

Topic |   Classical music

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HK Phil music director Jaap van Zweden, flanked by bass-baritone Werner van Mechelen as Alberich and mezzo-soprano Deborah Humble as Erda, after Thursday’s performance of Wagner’s Siegfried. Photo: Hong Kong Philharmonic
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