from Act II, Scene 1 of the German opera Die Walküre
by Richard Wagner
Libretto: Richard Wagner
, a Valkyrie
Voice Part: soprano Fach: dramatic soprano
Setting: a rocky mountain ridge, Germany, mythical times
Synopsis: Brünnhilde sounds her Valkyrie war cry and in-between lets Wotan, her father, know that his wife is coming to argue with him.