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Bayreuth A History of the Wagner Festival by Frederic Spotts

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English


  • Opera,
  • Pageants, parades, festivals,
  • Social history,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Music Of The 19th Century,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • History: World,
  • Germany,
  • Genres & Styles - Opera,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Music / Opera,
  • Wagner, Richard,
  • 1813-1883,
  • Bayreuth,
  • Bayreuther Festspiele,
  • History and criticism,
  • Music,
  • Music, German,
  • Wagner, Richard,

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages344
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9832108M
ISBN 100300057776
ISBN 109780300057775

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Philippe Olivier's book Der Ring des Nibelungen in Bayreuth von den Anfängen bis heute is a walk through all the Bayreuth productions of the tetralogy from the inauguration production in up to the Christian Thielemann/Tankred Dorst Ring running now. The book is richly illustrated with impressive large and small pictures. You can now book tickets for the Bayreuth Festival through their website and pay with a credit card. Tickets may be ordered by clicking HERE. Getting started: The following describes the way that traditionally tickets were requested for the Bayreuth Festival. In the last few years there has also been the possibility of buying tickets online. Apr 24,  · The oldest and best known of all musical festivals, Bayreuth soon after Wagner's death in became the center of a reactionary and nationalistic ideological cult. This book is the first to provide a frank and fully rounded account of the institution and the way it operates. The hermitage at Bayreuth: official guide by Erich Bachmann (Book) Das Festespielhaus in Bayreuth by Zdenko von Kraft () Das Festspielhaus in Bayreuth.