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Ludwig und Malwine Schnorr von Carolsfeld als Tristan and Isolde

This course examines the different philosophical ideas that influenced the creation of Wagner's great operas composed during the last two decades of his life. The theories of Ludwig Feuerbach, Arthur Schopenhauer and Friedrich Nietzsche are all reflected or prefigured in Tristan und Isolde (1865), Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1867), Götterdämmerung (1874) and Parsifal (1882).

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Unless otherwise stated, teaching and assessment for ICE courses are in English. Students whose first language is not English should refer to the Competence in the English Language Policy for further guidance.

Printable versions of our brochures are available to download from the Institute Publications page.

Course dates

08 Jan 2016 to 10 Jan 2016

Course duration

1 weekend(s)

Course fee

£260

Accommodation fees

Single room: £60 per night

Double/Twin room £50 per person, per night (2 people sharing)

Venue

Institute of Continuing Education
University of Cambridge
Cambridge
CB23 8AQ
UK

Qualifications / Credits

Non-accredited

Course code

1516NRX052