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Title A companion to Wagner's Parsifal / edited by William Kinderman and Katherine R. Syer.

Imprint Rochester, NY : Camden House, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage Reference    782.1092 WAGN PAR    Available
Description ix, 364 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Camden House companion volumes
Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture
Studies in German literature, linguistics, and culture (Unnumbered)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [339]-351) and index.
Contents Introduction : The challenge of Wagner's Parsifal / William Kinderman -- Medievalism and metaphysics : the literary background of Parsifal / Mary A. Cicora -- Erotic love in Chr├ętien's Perceval, Wolfram's Parzival, and Wagner's Parsifal / James M. McGlathery -- Parsifal and religion : a Christian music-drama? / Ulrike Kienzle -- The genesis of the music / William Kinderman -- Unseen voices : Wagner's musical-dramatic shaping of the Grail scene of Act 1 / Katherine R. Syer -- "Die Zeit ist da" : rotational form and hexatonic magic in Act 2 Scene 1 / Warren Darcy -- Die Weihe des Hauses (the consecration of the house) : Houston Stewart Chamberlain and the early reception of Parsifal / Roger Allen -- Parsifal on stage -- Katherine R. Syer.
Subject Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Parsifal.
Added Author Kinderman, William.
Syer, Katherine Rae, 1967-
ISBN 1571132376 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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