Samantha Crawford

Samantha Crawford : 'Einsam in trüben Tagen,' - Lohengrin (Wagner)

Samantha Crawford sings 'Einsam in trüben Tagen,' from Lohengrin by Wagner.

Video synopsis. What's happening in Wagner's opera?

Elsa is alone before her accusers and must defend herself from false accusation that she killed her brother. She prays to God that someone will come to rescue her from imprisonment. She has a vision of a knight, Lohengrin, pure of heart, who will rule her Father's kingdom with her. He will arrive from the sea and she hopes they will be united as man and wife.