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Richard Wagner, his life and his dramas.

by Henderson, W. J.

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1923 ed.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.W1 H52 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 504 p.
    Number of Pages504
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5702898M
    ISBN 100404032397
    LC Control Number70137240

      In Richard Wagner Raymond Furness provides a clear and balanced view of Wagner's great achievements, without neglecting the controversies in his life and art. Using the composer's wide-ranging engagement with mythology as his starting point, Furness explores Wagner's music and 1. Readers who feel in need of a quick Wagner fix, but who may be put off by the multitude of recent Wagner literature (as is the present reviewer), will do well to await The New Grove contains a concise, merciless account of Wagner’s life by John Deathridge and, at somewhat greater length, a treatment of Wagner’s music, aesthetics, and individual operas and music dramas by Carl

    Wilhelm Richard Wagner (Leipzig, – Venice, Febru ) was an influential German composer, conductor, music theorist, and essayist, primarily known for his operas (or "music dramas" as he later came to call them).. Wagner's compositions, particularly those of his later period, are notable for their contrapuntal texture, rich chromaticism, harmonies and orchestration, and Richard Wagner, His Life and His Dramas: A Biographical Study of the Man and an Explanation of His Work By W. J. Henderson G. P. Putnams Sons, Read preview Overview Richard Wagner: His Life in His Work By Paul Bekker; M. M. Bozman W. W. Norton,

      Richard Wagner and his World, ed. Thomas S. Grey Princeton University Press () pp. £ (paperback), £ (hardback). ‘As long as there are books, it seems, there will be books on Wagner’, begins the Preface by Thomas S. Grey. Not, as it happens, the preface to this book; this is from his preface to last Richard Wagner continues to be the most controversial artist in history, a perpetually troubling figure in our cultural consciousness. The unceasing debate over his works and their impact--for and against--is one reason why there has been no genuinely comprehensive modern account of his musical dramas until now. Dieter Borchmeyer's book is the first to present an overall picture of these


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