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The sorcerer of Bayreuth : Richard Wagner, his work, and his world, Barry Millington

Label
The sorcerer of Bayreuth : Richard Wagner, his work, and his world
Title
The sorcerer of Bayreuth
Title remainder
Richard Wagner, his work, and his world
Statement of responsibility
Barry Millington
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Millington, Barry
Dewey number
  • 782.1092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.W1
LC item number
M57 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wagner, Richard
  • Wagner, Richard
  • Composers
  • Opera
Label
The sorcerer of Bayreuth : Richard Wagner, his work, and his world, Barry Millington
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Father of the man : paternity and childhood -- Learning the craft : youthful apprenticeship -- Earning his keep : first professional appointments -- Under the yoke : Kapellmeister in Dresden -- The eternal wanderer : Der fliegende Holländer -- Desperately seeking Venus : Tannhäuser -- Swansong to traditional opera : Lohengrin -- Revolutionary road : uprising in Dresden -- The Zurich years : Wagner's exile in Switzerland -- The rise and fall of Valhalla : Der Ring des Nibelungen -- 'Most excellent friend' : Franz Liszt -- Muses, mistresses and mother-figures : Wagner's women -- The behemoth of Bayreuth : Wagner's personality -- Always short : Wagner and money -- In the pink : the role of silks and satins in Wagner's life -- 'My adored and angelic friend' : Ludwig II -- Fatal attraction : Tristan und Isolde -- 'Art is what matters here' : Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg -- Grit in the oyster : the role of anti-Semitism in Wagner's life and work -- Creative spark : sources of inspiration in Wagner's work -- The silent sufferer : Cosima Wagner -- Tribschen idyll : the Lucerne years -- A home for the gods : the Bayreuth project -- Wagner's last card : Parsifal -- Death in Venice : the events of Wagner's last days -- Perfect and imperfect Wagnerites : the spread of the Wagner cult -- Panning for gold : Wagner and cinema -- Swastikas over Bayreuth : Wagner and the Third Reich -- Regime change : the grandsons usher in the era of new Bayreuth -- Renewing the legacy : Bayreuth today and in the future
Control code
793726592
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780199933761
Lccn
2012017940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
The sorcerer of Bayreuth : Richard Wagner, his work, and his world, Barry Millington
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Father of the man : paternity and childhood -- Learning the craft : youthful apprenticeship -- Earning his keep : first professional appointments -- Under the yoke : Kapellmeister in Dresden -- The eternal wanderer : Der fliegende Holländer -- Desperately seeking Venus : Tannhäuser -- Swansong to traditional opera : Lohengrin -- Revolutionary road : uprising in Dresden -- The Zurich years : Wagner's exile in Switzerland -- The rise and fall of Valhalla : Der Ring des Nibelungen -- 'Most excellent friend' : Franz Liszt -- Muses, mistresses and mother-figures : Wagner's women -- The behemoth of Bayreuth : Wagner's personality -- Always short : Wagner and money -- In the pink : the role of silks and satins in Wagner's life -- 'My adored and angelic friend' : Ludwig II -- Fatal attraction : Tristan und Isolde -- 'Art is what matters here' : Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg -- Grit in the oyster : the role of anti-Semitism in Wagner's life and work -- Creative spark : sources of inspiration in Wagner's work -- The silent sufferer : Cosima Wagner -- Tribschen idyll : the Lucerne years -- A home for the gods : the Bayreuth project -- Wagner's last card : Parsifal -- Death in Venice : the events of Wagner's last days -- Perfect and imperfect Wagnerites : the spread of the Wagner cult -- Panning for gold : Wagner and cinema -- Swastikas over Bayreuth : Wagner and the Third Reich -- Regime change : the grandsons usher in the era of new Bayreuth -- Renewing the legacy : Bayreuth today and in the future
Control code
793726592
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
320 pages
Isbn
9780199933761
Lccn
2012017940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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