"It borrows resonances from Wagner's Ring, then disintegrates the theme into a Stravinskyesque nightmare policed by Sibelian wraiths."

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 The Ring of the Nibelung  is a cycle of four epic operas by the German composer Richard Wagner (1813 - 1883)

 

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Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (1882 –1971) - Russian born composer known for his dystopian compositions. Pokrovsky Ensemble – Les Noces, First Tableau

 

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 Jean Sibelius (1865-1957) - Finnish composer best known for the rousing Finlandia. Philharmonia Orchestra – Finlandia Op. 26