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Title Richard Wagner and his world [electronic resource] / edited by Thomas S. Grey.
Publisher/Date Princeton : Princeton University Press, c2009.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 542 p.) : ill., music.
Series Bard Music Festival series.
Note Published in conjunction with the Bard Music Festival.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Access restrictions REQUIRES ON-SITE REGISTRATION. ACCESSIBLE ON-SITE AT FRICK AND MoMA. ACCESSIBLE REMOTELY FOLLOWING REGISTRATION.
Summary Equally celebrated and vilified in his own time, Wagner continues to provoke debate today regarding his political legacy as well as his music and aesthetic theories. Examine his works in dialogue with their intellectual and cultural contexts.
Description source Description based on print version record.
Contents Essays -- Biographical contexts -- Toward a music of the future: 1840-1860 -- Wagner and Paris -- The Bayreuth era -- The complete program notes of Richard Wagner.
LC subject Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Music -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Other subject Wagner, Richard.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other author Grey, Thomas S.
Other meeting Bard Music Festival.
ISBN 9781400831784 (electronic bk.)
1400831784 (electronic bk.)
9780691143651 (cloth)
9780691143668 (pbk.)
069114365X (cloth)
0691143668 (pbk.)
Other standard no. 9786612665790
WorldCat no. 660034390

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