Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg : complete vocal and orchestral score

by Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

Language: German
English
Format: Music Score 1976
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks q M1500.W13 M4 1976
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks
 
Call Number  q M1500.W13 M4 1976
 
 
Summary
This beloved operatic work combines profound emotion and great comedy to tell the tale of a young knight and his struggle to become a Mastersinger. Wagner's only comedy, for which he wrote both the words and the music, offers an extraordinarily adept coupling of libretto and musical score.
This Dover edition is a reprint of an authoritative and accessible German score from the turn of the twentieth century. It contains the vocal parts as well as the full orchestral score for the three-act opera. English translations cover the introduction and cast lists; the rest of the text is in the original German. Durable but inexpensive, this edition features a sturdy binding that allows pages to remain open on music stands for years of use and enjoyment.
Additional Information
Subjects Operas -- Scores.
Publisher New York :Dover Publications,1976
Other Titles Meistersinger von Nürnberg
Language German
English
Notes Opera.
"This Dover edition ... is an unabridged and unaltered republication of an edition originally published by C. F. Peters, Leipzig, n. d. [ca. 1910] ... The introductory matter also appears in a specially prepared new English translation."
Introd. by R. Sternfeld in German: p. 3-4; English translation: p. [3]-[4]
Description 6 unnumbered pages, score (823 pages) ; 28 cm
ISBN 048623276X :
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