Verdi, Wagner and Strauss – Politics, Psychology, Religion, Love & Comedy in Opera

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Like great literature, the great operatic masterpieces can use the themes of Politics, Psychology, Religion and of course Love, as motivating factors or hindrances. This holds true for both serious and comic opera. Our class will deal with five operas; “Tristan and Isolde”, “The Mastersingers of Nuremberg”, “Parsifal”, “Ariadne auf Naxos” and “Don Carlos”. Each … Continue reading Verdi, Wagner and Strauss – Politics, Psychology, Religion, Love & Comedy in Opera

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