Parsifal to be broadcast on BR-Klassik

On August 20, BR-Klassik will broadcast the first performance of Parsifal, recorded on July 30, thus closing the Bayreuth summer festival season for the year. Ryan McKinny is Amfortas, who has been the ruler of the Grail kingdom at the Bayreuther Festspiele since 2016, when he premiered the production by Uwe-Eric Laufenberg.

Mr. McKinny shares the stage with Andreas Schager as Parsifal and Günther Groissböck as Gurnemanz.