Wagnerism: Art and Politics in the Shadow of Music

Art, Biography, Classical Music, Cultural, Germany, History, Music, Nonfiction


Wagnerism: Art and Politics in the Shadow of Music

AudioBook Listan Online
2020 Year
28H21M Length
4.29 GoodReads
4.6 Amazon

Wagnerism: Art and Politics in the Shadow of Music

Alex Ross, renowned New Yorker music critic and author of the international bestseller and Pulitzer Prize finalist The Rest Is Noise, reveals how Richard Wagner became the proving ground for modern art and politics–an aesthetic war zone where the Western world wrestled with its capacity for beauty and violence.For better or worse, Wagner is the most widely influential figure in the history of music. Around 1900, the phenomenon known as Wagnerism saturated European and American culture. Such colossal creations as….

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Alex Ross
Wagnerism: Art and Politics in the Shadow of Music
Alex RossWagnerism: Art and Politics in the Shadow of Music