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A companion to Wagner"s Parsifal

A companion to Wagner"s Parsifal

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Published by Camden House in Rochester, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wagner, Richard, -- 1813-1883

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [339]-351) and index

    Statementedited by William Kinderman and Katherine R. Syer
    SeriesCamden House companion volumes, Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture, Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture (Unnumbered)
    ContributionsKinderman, William, Syer, Katherine Rae, 1967-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML410.W17 C66 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 364 p. :
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17174510M
    ISBN 101571132376
    LC Control Number2005001139

    A slightly revised version of the essay has been included in A Companion to Wagner's Parsifal, ed. William Kinderman and Katherine R. Syer (Camden House, Rochester and Woodbridge, , pages ) in an English translation by Mary A. Cicora. In "Wagner’s Parsifal: The Music of Redemption," Sir Roger Scruton guides us—like Virgil—through the twisty cosmos of Richard Wagner and leaves us at the gates of paradise. Those who desire a treatment of Wagner’s final opera without the pollution of ideological criticism will find a wonderful breath of fresh air in Scruton’s treatment of the work.

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    A Companion to Wagner’s Parsifal A Companion to Wagner’s Parsifal Beckett, Lucy Newman’s The Wagner Operas, in which the the- A Companion to Wagner’s Parsifal. Ed. by William matic element is often denuded of the harmonic Kinderman and Katherine R. Syer. pp. x + support that gives it its musical sense—a particu- - The music says it all. See more ideas about Richard wagner, Wagner, Music pins.


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Richard Wagner's Parsifal remains an inexhaustible yet highly controversial work. This "stage consecration festival play," as the composer described it, represents the culmination of his efforts to bring medieval myth and modern music together in a dynamic relationship.

Wagner's engagement with religion--Buddhist as well as Christian--reaches a climax here, as he seeks through artistic means. This item: A Companion to Wagner's Parsifal (Studies in German Literature Linguistics and Culture) (Volume 62) by William Kinderman Paperback $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon.

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Wagner's engagement Author: William Kinderman. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction: The challenge of Wagner's Parsifal / William Kinderman --Medievalism and metaphysics: the literary background of Parsifal / Mary A.

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Parsifal itself, however, ‘was not one of the direct links in that chain’, and we owe Allen a considerable debt for demonstrating here, in no uncertain fashion, that Chamberlain, the ‘evangelist of race’, ‘found no racism in Parsifal’.

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Parsifal (WWV ) is an opera in three acts by German composer Richard is loosely based on Parzival by Wolfram von Eschenbach, a 13th-century epic poem of the Arthurian knight Parzival and his quest for the Holy Grail (12th century). Wagner conceived the work in Aprilbut did not finish it until 25 years later.

It was his last completed opera, and in composing it he took. About. A superbly insightful and moving exploration of Wagner's last opera, by one of Britain's leading intellectuals. Wagner's last music-drama tells the story of Parsifal, the 'pure fool, knowing through compassion', who has been called to rescue the Kingdom of the Grail from the sins that have polluted it.

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A Companion To Wagners Parsifal full free pdf books. Finally, in this book by Samael Aun Weor, the meaning of Parsifal is fully revealed, and the genius and spiritual accomplishments of Richard Wagner are made radiantly clear.

"The year will always be a memorable date among the remarkable dates of this humanity, because of the explosion of the First World War and the simultaneous debut of. Music books; History books; E ver since the young Nietzsche fell under his spell, Richard Wagner has been catnip to philosophers – and the fathoming of his elusive final masterpiece Parsifal.

Richard Wagner is remembered as one of the most influential figures in music and theatre, but his place in history has been marked by a considerable amount of controversy. His attitudes towards the Jews and the appropriation of his operas by the Nazis, for example, have helped to construct a historical persona that sits uncomfortably with.

Igor Stravinsky tells a nice story of how he was persuaded by Diaghilev to go with him at short notice to Bayreuth in to see Parsifal, even though it meant interrupting work on Le Sacre du printemps (Stravinsky67–8). With dismay he noted the mausoleum-like interior of the festival theatre, deplored the cult-like performance.

The book is scholarly written and constitutes an expansion of many of the subjects that were succinctly presented in the Companion to Wagner’s Parsifal.

The volume consists of two main parts, the process of composition, and the musical form and dramatic meaning of the work. A slightly revised version of the essay has been included in A Companion to Wagner's Parsifal, ed. William Kinderman and Katherine R. Syer (Camden House, Rochester and Woodbridge,pages ) in an English translation by Mary A.

Cicora, from which I have quoted here.]. The Parsifal of Richard Wagner: With Accounts of the Perceval of Chrétien de Troies and Parzival of Wolfram Von Escehnbach Maurice Kufferath H. Holt, - pages. Katherine Wagner: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK.

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Wagner’s Christianity is a grim cult of chastity, obedience, order, and war, a Spartan vision of a master race of true believers—a death cult that gains its legitimacy from its possession of.