For well over a century, the Wagner clan has run the Bayreuth Festival and played host to many of the greatest and ghastliest figures in the arts and politics. Its members have also regularly battled one another - indeed, with its jealousy, greed, passion and intrigue the Wagner family saga is as riveting as any opera. Drawing on extensive interviews with members of the family and on both archive and recent material, Jonathan Carr - author of a highly praised biography of Mahler - presents a balanced but gripping portrait ...

The Wagner Clan 2009, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571207909


Mass-market paperback

Wagner Clan 2007, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571207855