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by alberich00
Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Part 1: Paul Heise responds to John Deathridge "Ring" translation
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Part 1: Paul Heise responds to John Deathridge "Ring" translation

Dear Members and Visitors to the www.wagnerheim.com discussion forum: A couple of weeks ago I finished reading Dr. John Deathridge's new English translation of Richard Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung , published last year by Penguin, and I must say that in many respects Dr. Deathridge's translation gr...
by alberich00
Mon Apr 15, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Part 2: Paul Heise responds to John Deathridge "Ring" translation
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Part 2: Paul Heise responds to John Deathridge "Ring" translation

[P. 493] Who is "they" in the following passage? WOTAN [to Erda] "Regardless of what they do, this god yields in delight to the eternally young man." I note that Bruennhilde described herself as "the eternal part" of Wotan. Both of these passages taken together seem to reference Wagner's remark tha...
by alberich00
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Financial aid for author of wagnerheim.com?
Replies: 4
Views: 365

Re: Financial aid for author of wagnerheim.com?

Verily I say unto you
by alberich00
Sun Apr 14, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quotes re Paul Heise in Beth Elliott's "Redemption Through Love"
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Quotes re Paul Heise in Beth Elliott's "Redemption Through Love"

Dear Members and Visitors at the discussion forum at www.wagnerheim.com: Beth Elliott of California has written a book entitled "Redemption Through Love - An irreverent guide to getting Wagnerian opera thrills without being a nut," and has been lecturing on it in the USA. I read it a short time ago ...
by alberich00
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Financial aid for author of wagnerheim.com?
Replies: 4
Views: 365

Re: Financial aid for author of wagnerheim.com?

Verily I say unto you
by alberich00
Fri Mar 15, 2019 5:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Book proposal complete: soon to be sent to publishers
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Views: 52

Book proposal complete: soon to be sent to publishers

Dear members and friends of the wagnerheim.com discussion forum: After several months striving to write and rewrite my generic book proposal in the fewest and most persuasive words possible, I finally finished my book proposal based on the template provided by Oxford University Press. I've emailed i...
by alberich00
Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Financial aid for author of wagnerheim.com?
Replies: 4
Views: 365

Re: Financial aid for author of wagnerheim.com?

Verily I say unto you
by alberich00
Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Christmas Carol's musical motif
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Views: 200

A Christmas Carol's musical motif

A passage about the power of music (see below), especially at Christmas time which awakens so many sad-nostalgic-beautiful memories of things past, from Dickens's "A Christmas Carol," which I read every year at this time. Dotti and I watched the 1951 British version with Alastair Sim last night (the...
by alberich00
Sun Dec 16, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Financial aid for author of wagnerheim.com?
Replies: 4
Views: 365

Financial aid for author of wagnerheim.com?

Dear members and friends of the wagnerheim.com discussion forum: Thanks to having sacrificed all or part of 13 years of what would otherwise have been compensated employment, in order to work instead full or part time on completing the first fully vetted and coherent interpretation of the entirety o...