The Wagner Compendium: A Guide To Wagner's Life and Music

The Wagner Compendium: A Guide To Wagner's Life and Music

by Barry Millington
     
 

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The unrivaled single-volume survey of Wagner's life and work

Edited by one of the leading Wagner scholars of modern times, and with contributions from seventeen experts from around the world, The Wagner Compendium is the key to a complete understanding of the composer— the most comprehensive, informative and well-organized guide to his life and

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The unrivaled single-volume survey of Wagner's life and work

Edited by one of the leading Wagner scholars of modern times, and with contributions from seventeen experts from around the world, The Wagner Compendium is the key to a complete understanding of the composer— the most comprehensive, informative and well-organized guide to his life and times.

Features include:
  • calendar of Wagner's life, works and related events who's who of Wagner's contemporaries
  • details of historical, intellectual and musical background
  • exploration of Wagner's character and opinions
  • full list of Wagner's prose writings
  • comprehensive listing and discussion of the works

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780500770993
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Publication date:
06/14/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
431
File size:
5 MB

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Meet the Author

Barry Millington is the editor of The Wagner Journal. He lives in England.

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