Die Meistersinger

Die Meistersinger

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Die Meistersinger

Die Meistersinger

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In the one true musical comedy which Wagner has given us (in Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg ), the two chief things for the music lover to wonder at and to ponder over are the extraordinarily vivid representation of the old-world effects by the most modern music, and the fact that this most genial work was wrought out during one of the most despondent moods of the great musician.

Numberless are the delights which the work affords to the listener. There is the joy of seeing it performed, whether it be to let all its beauties enthral the . . .

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