Excerpts from Die Walküre
Richard Wagner (1813–1883)
Arranged by David Whitwell (1937–)
Instrumentation: Concert Band
The music was taken from the second of the four operas by Richard Wagner which together are known as ‘The Ring.’ The excerpts here include the famous ‘Ride of the Valkyries’ which begins Act III and the ‘Magic Fire Music’ which concludes Act III.