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 Offer,Opera Explained: Wagner's Tristan and Isolde

Written and Read by Christopher Cook

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Contents

An Introduction to... WAGNER Tristan und Isolde

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  • Elaine Claxton (reader), Laura Paton (reader), Sean Barrett (reader), Christopher Cook (reader)

Background: 'Since I have never in my life...'

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When Richard Wagner began to compose Tristan und Isolde...

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The music of Lohengrin...

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Composition: Tristan’s sailor looks to the horizon for Cornwall...

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The prose sketch for Tristan und Isolde...

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For the first and only time...

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Wagner’s most beautiful of dreams...

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The opera: Tristan und Isolde was never intended to be...

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Isolde, however, rails against Tristan...

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Act II takes place at night...

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Then, for a second time in the opera...

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Before the start of the Third Act...

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Tristan begins to rave again...

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The shepherd boy pipes another...

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