Lohengrin http://wrti.org en Wagner's LOHENGRIN: San Francisco Opera on WRTI, October 12 http://wrti.org/post/wagners-lohengrin-san-francisco-opera-wrti-october-12 <p>The prayers of a desperate woman are answered in the form of a noble warrior in Richard Wagner&#39;s most accessible opera, which contrasts the lust for power with the search for faith. The title role is sung by Brandon Jovanovich, &quot;a first-rate Wagner tenor&quot; (San Francisco Chronicle) who was an electrifying Siegmund in Die Walk├╝re (2011). As his doubt-plagued bride, soprano Camilla Nylund &quot;evokes an affecting degree of dreamy distance in Elsa&#39;s account of her mysterious savior&quot; (Gramophone).</p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 16:13:16 +0000 WRTI Staff 6566 at http://wrti.org Wagner's LOHENGRIN: San Francisco Opera on WRTI, October 12