The KDFC Classical All-Stars Countdown will begin next Tuesday morning – and with an ominous roiling of hooves and violin trills (not to mention the smell of napalm and victory). Richard Wagner’s Ride of the Valkyries is likely to make the list. There’s plenty of staying power in the work, which has seared itself into our popular culture.

Posted 1/12/2017 12:00:47 AM