The Perfect Wagnerite: A Commentary on the Niblung's Ring

The Perfect Wagnerite: A Commentary on the Niblung's Ring

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by Bernard Shaw
     
 

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The famous playwright's enlightening and provocative criticism surveys the four Wagner operas known as The Ring. Shaw explores the works' philosophic and social ideology as well as Wagner's life, music drama versus grand opera, the role of the Leitmotif in unifying the cycle, Siegfried's character, and many other fascinating subjects.See more details below

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The famous playwright's enlightening and provocative criticism surveys the four Wagner operas known as The Ring. Shaw explores the works' philosophic and social ideology as well as Wagner's life, music drama versus grand opera, the role of the Leitmotif in unifying the cycle, Siegfried's character, and many other fascinating subjects.

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ISBN-13:
2940014596428
Publisher:
Philtre Libre
Publication date:
07/13/2012
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Format:
NOOK Book
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