Grippingly original, Wagner puts singing and songwriting centre stage in Glyndebourne’s biggest production ever Hans Sachs is the most celebrated of the Mastersingers, a group of poets and musicians who have created complex rules for composing and performing their songs. Their world is turned upside down by free-thinking Walther who enters their singing competition to win his beloved Eva. But can this inspired rule-breaker win the hand of the woman he loves? With the London Philharmonic Orchestra and the Glyndebourne Chorus. ‘A masterstroke’ - The Independent ‘Grippingly original’ - Opera Sung in German with English subtitles.