Biography and Quotes for Richard Wagner 1.0


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Want to learn All about Richard Wagner biography, his famous quotes, and to watch his documentary all in one App? This is for you.

Features:
- Visualized history and biography, for easy learning and reference
- Famous Quotes to get inspiration
- Documentary or speeches to bring you virtually back to the history
- Having everything about Richard Wagner in one App.

Brief Introduction of Richard Wagner:
Wilhelm Richard Wagner (22 May 1813 13 February 1883) was a German composer, theatre director, polemicist, and conductor who is primarily known for his operas (or, as some of his later works were later known, "music dramas"). Unlike most opera composers, Wagner wrote both the libretto and the music for each of his stage works. Initially establishing his reputation as a composer of works in the romantic vein of Weber and Meyerbeer, Wagner revolutionised opera through his concept of the Gesamtkunstwerk ("total work of art"), by which he sought to synthesise the poetic, visual, musical and dramatic arts, with music subsidiary to drama. He described this vision in a series of essays published between 1849 and 1852. Wagner realised these ideas most fully in the first half of the four-opera cycle Der Ring des Nibelungen (The Ring of the Nibelung).

His compositions, particularly those of his later period, are notable for their complex textures, rich harmonies and orchestration, and the elaborate use of leitmotifs musical phrases associated with individual characters, places, ideas or plot elements. His advances in musical language, such as extreme chromaticism and quickly shifting tonal centres, greatly influenced the development of classical music. His Tristan und Isolde is sometimes described as marking the start of modern music.

Wagner had his own opera house built, the Bayreuth Festspielhaus, which embodied many novel design features. The Ring and Parsifal were premiered here and his most important stage works continue to be performed at the annual Bayreuth Festival, run by his descendants. His thoughts on the relative contributions of music and drama in opera were to change again, and he reintroduced some traditional forms into his last few stage works, including Die Meistersinger von N rnberg (The Mastersingers of Nuremberg).

Until his final years, Wagner's life was characterised by political exile, turbulent love affairs, poverty and repeated flight from his creditors. His controversial writings on music, drama and politics have attracted extensive comment, notably, since the late 20th century, where they express antisemitic sentiments. The effect of his ideas can be traced in many of the arts throughout the 20th century; his influence spread beyond composition into conducting, philosophy, literature, the visual arts and theatre.

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Biography and Quotes for Richard Wagner is a free trial software application from the Reference Tools subcategory, part of the Education category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2016-10-11. The program can be installed on iOS.

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Publisher Ruth Petallar Mata
Released Date 2016-10-11
Languages English

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Category Education
Subcategory Reference Tools

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Operating systems ios

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File size 80.43 MB
Total downloads 2

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License model Free Trial
Price $2.99

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Here you can find the changelog of Biography and Quotes for Richard Wagner since it was posted on our website on 2016-11-03. The latest version is 1.0 and it was updated on soft112.com on 2018-04-07. See below the changes in each version:

version 1.0

posted on 2016-10-11






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Release Date: 2016-10-11
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