What was the most “chromatic” music Wagner wrote after the “Tristan” Prelude? In my opinion, it was the Prelude to Act 3 of “Parsifal” ! It may even be the finest music he ever wrote (but, of course, this is just a matter of personal taste...).
Gurnemanz: Kurt Moll
Kundry: Waltraud Meier
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Cond. James Levine