The Tristan chord : Wagner and philosophy / Bryan Magee.

Author
Other titles
  • Wagner and philosophy
  • Wagner and philosophy.
Edition
  • First Holt paperbacks edition.
Published
  • New York : Metropolitan Books : Henry Holt and Company 2002
Physical description
xi, 397 pages ; 25 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780805071894
  • 080507189X
Notes
  • Originally published as Wagner and philosophy. London : Penguin Press, 2000.
  • Includes index.
  • Includes index.
  • Originally published: London : Penguin Books, 2000, under title: Wagner and philosophy.
Contents
  • First the music -- Wagner as a young German -- Wagner the Left-wing revolutionary -- Wagner, Feuerbach and the future -- Wagner's misleading reputation -- Opera as Greek drama -- Some of The Ring's leading ideas -- Wagner's discovery of Schopenhauer -- The philosophy of Schopenhauer -- Wagner re-evaluates his values -- The turn -- Metaphysics as music -- Philosophy as opera -- Music as drama -- First the orchestra -- The crowning achievement -- Wagner and Nietzsche -- Appendix: Wagner's anti-semitism.
Related item
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/bios/hol056/2001030779.html
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/hol052/2001030779.html
Genre
  • Biography
  • text
Language
  • English
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University of Aberdeen Libraries: Sir Duncan Rice Library: Floor 4 780.92 Wag Mag
Aston University Library: 3rd floor 789 MAG
University of Cambridge Libraries: Gonville and Caius College Library: Upper Library 789.WAG Mag
University of Oxford Libraries: Magdalen College Library: Longwall Library 782.1 WAG MAG
University of Oxford Libraries: St Peter's College Library: Main Library Mu4/ WAG MAG
Royal College of Music Library: Royal College of Music Library, Shelves 789.WAG
University of St Andrews Library: Main Library ML410.W19M14
Senate House Library, University of London: Heythrop, Crown B3181 MAG
Senate House Library, University of London: Senate House Library MUSIC 5th Floor ML 780.92 [Wagner. Magee]
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