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Der Ring des Nibelungen
Language: en
Pages: 368
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Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

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Ring Des Nibelungen
Language: en
Pages: 383
Authors: Richard Wagner, Stewart Spencer, Barry Millington
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Thames & Hudson

"Scrupulous . . . planned and executed with quite unusual care." --Opera
The Ring of the Nibelung
Language: en
Pages: 329
Authors: Richard Wagner
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company

Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen is one of the most influential theatrical works ever written. It is a powerful music-drama on a grand scale, a full appreciation of which depends on an understanding of exactly what is being sung. Wagner's German was deliberately archaic and romantic; until recently, there has
The Ring of Truth
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Roger Scruton
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-09 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Richard Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung is one of the greatest works of art created in modern times, and has fascinated both critics and devotees for over a century and a half. No recent study has examined the meaning of Wagner's masterpiece with the attention to detail and intellectual power
Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung
Language: en
Pages: 503
Authors: Stewart Spencer, Barry Millington
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-04 - Publisher: Thames & Hudson

This is the first literal, word-for-word translation of Wagners epic masterwork with the full German text. It is at once reliable and readable, adhering closely to the original verse form and to Wagners poetic intentions. The German text is given in parallel, and Spencer also contributes illuminating footnotes and an