Life of R Wagner Vol 2

Life of R Wagner Vol 2

by Ernest Newman
     
 

In the vast literature on Richard Wagner, Ernest Newman's classic four-volume Life remains unsurpassed.

Volume II carries the story from 1848 to 1860. It describes the important, formative years in Wagner's life and reconstructs his role in the Dresden rising of 1849. Newman also discusses the changes that the Ring poem underwent during this…  See more details below

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In the vast literature on Richard Wagner, Ernest Newman's classic four-volume Life remains unsurpassed.

Volume II carries the story from 1848 to 1860. It describes the important, formative years in Wagner's life and reconstructs his role in the Dresden rising of 1849. Newman also discusses the changes that the Ring poem underwent during this period and illuminates Wagner's relations with his wife Minna, his mentor Liszt, and his circle in Zürich.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780804152365
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/25/2014
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
647
File size:
5 MB

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