MUSC 446 The Music of Wagner (1)
A study of the music and artistic theories of Wagner, concentrating on the Ring operas, Tristan und Isolde and Parsifal. The course will include analysis of musical structure and a study of the relations among drama, text and music. Writings from artists and philosophers contemporary with Wagner will be studied to provide intellectual, musical and political background.
- Prerequisite: MUSC 343
- Offering: Alternate years
- Instructor: Peel