A Dramatic and Musical Analysis of the Character, Isolde, Derived from Both the Legend and Richard Wagner's Opera, Tristan and Isolde

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This paper attempts to give a complete musical and dramatic analysis of the character of Isolde, from both the legend and Richard Wagner's opera, Tristan and Isolde, by first comparing the events as related in the two principal sources of the legend and then by an examination of Wagner's version of the story.

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iii, 69 leaves : music

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McConnell, Patsi Jane 1949.

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This paper attempts to give a complete musical and dramatic analysis of the character of Isolde, from both the legend and Richard Wagner's opera, Tristan and Isolde, by first comparing the events as related in the two principal sources of the legend and then by an examination of Wagner's version of the story.

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McConnell, Patsi Jane. A Dramatic and Musical Analysis of the Character, Isolde, Derived from Both the Legend and Richard Wagner's Opera, Tristan and Isolde, thesis, 1949; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc83488/: accessed May 25, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .