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Read & download Der Ring des Nibelungen Der Ring des Nibelungen Free read · 106 Ndrew Porter's utterly natural often poetic faithfully rendered English text should be a revelationThe immediacy of instant comprehension gives the entire drama an added dimension' The New York Time. Overall I would classify this story a tragedy As with the Greek tragedies a moral is learned through much suffering Thus I think this libretto serves its purpose extremely well especially for having been translated We readerslistenersaudience members are given an ample number of Wagner s literary leitmotifs one of the most crucial being the price of greed While hinted at in the introduction and foreword it teems throughout the lines Wagner wrote And as a uick side note The introduction and foreword were enjoyable I had reservations about Wagner given how the Nazis had lauded and appropriated his work especially the Ring cycle However the foreword had made some compelling points on the irony behind the Nazis adoption of motifs from the story Overall both intro and foreword were interesting informative and provided a nice foundation for which the libretto could be readI greatly enjoyed the story blemishes and all I couldn t help be reminded of many popular culture references that have sprung from this material andor related mythologies dragons and giants Germanic versions of Odin and Thor and an epic adventure involving a manipulative ring that grants its wearer absolute power but is ultimately destroyed by engulfing flamessound similar cough LoTR I look forward to comparing the enduring music with the story However it does have a few aspects some fundamental other superficial I did not very much care for For instance I did not entirely care for the melodrama It just seems over the top which is the point I know it s an opera which is bound to be excessive at points so my critiue is mootminor Further I did not care for the dated gender roles women subservient to men Valkyries are badass but the damsel in distress trope is annoying This may simply be a product of its time nevertheless it s somewhat frustrating if read with a modern lens Also the elephant in the room needs to be addressed I feel the same about the rampant incest in the story as I do about it in Game of Thronesunnecessary and weird

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Read & download Der Ring des Nibelungen Der Ring des Nibelungen Free read · 106 Richard Wagner's vast Der Ring des Nibelungen cycle comprises four full length operas Das Rheingold Die Walkure Siegfried and Gotterdammerung and is arguably the most extraordinary achievement in th. Haymes gives a very good introduction a study of Wagner s source material and introduces the reader to the books which Wagner had in his possession Then he gives the German texts with facing English translation of both Der Nibelungen Mythus and Siegfried s Tod both accompanied by a short introduction Essential reading for anyone interested in the evolution of Wagner s Nibelungen dramaWarning This is a review of Wagner s Ring in 1848 New Translations of the Nibelung Myth and Siegfried s Death by Edward Haymes and not a review of Richard Wagner Der Ring des Nibelungen Someone at goodreads in their infinite wisdom as decided to combine this with translations of Der Ring des Nibelungen This is a translation and study of Der Nibelungen Mythus and Siegfried s Tod

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Read & download Der Ring des Nibelungen Der Ring des Nibelungen Free read · 106 E history of opera His own libretto to the operas translated by Andrew Porter is an intricate system of metric patterns imaginative metaphors and alliterationcombining to produce the music in text'A. As I embark on the Met s Ring Cycle for the 3rd time I thought reading this translation would help me avoid dividing my attention between subtitles and performance and allow me to just bask in the glory of the art music spectacle So far so good This is a great resource for Ring lovers and reads much better than the subtitles in the opera house


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    PDF Der Ring des Nibelungen Read Ü PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Æ Richard Wagner John Deathridge's new English translation of Wagner's Ring cycle is a curious beast and a difficult one to review The Ring of the Nïbelung is an opera and primarily exists to be watched and listened to onstage Reading it as a book dilutes a lot of what Wagner was attempting with the epic composition so I will focus only on the plot Spanning four main acts the opera covers 'The Rhinegold' 'The Valkyrie' 'Sieg

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  • Paperback
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  • Der Ring des Nibelungen
  • Richard Wagner
  • German
  • 01 December 2019
  • 9780393008678