WorldCat Identities

Waack, Carl 1861-1922

Overview
Works: 127 works in 410 publications in 5 languages and 1,053 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Drama  Vocal scores  Librettos  Scores  Overtures  Thematic catalogs (Music)  Manuscripts  Excerpts  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Author, Writer of accompanying material, Creator, Other, wpr, Author of introduction, Adapter, Translator
Classifications: M1503.W14, 782.1
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Most widely held works about Carl Waack
 
Most widely held works by Carl Waack
Die Walküre : complete vocal and orchestral score by Richard Wagner( )

34 editions published between 1900 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard-to-find complete score of first installment of celebrated Ring Cycle encapsulates Wagner{u2019}s greatest achievements in shortest, most accessible form. Reproduced in a clear, modern engraving with large, legible notation from authoritative B. Schott{u2019}s edition. Virtually nowhere else will you find this great masterpiece in such an eminently usable format. New translation of German frontmatter
Siegfried by Richard Wagner( )

27 editions published between 1900 and 1986 in 5 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Ring des Nibelungen : Zweiter Tag
Tristan and Isolde by Richard Wagner( )

23 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a series of fantasias for violin and piano, based on the music of Richard Wagner, arranged by Ferdinand Rebay
The Rhinegold by Richard Wagner( )

21 editions published between 1910 and 1989 in 3 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autograph manuscript full score. Written in pencil in Wagner's hand, lacks prelude which is supplied in the hand of copyist Hans Richter
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg : Oper in drei Aufzügen = The mastersingers of Nuremberg = Les maîtres chanteurs de Nuremberg by Richard Wagner( )

9 editions published between 1911 and 2003 in German and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lohengrin : Romantische Oper in drei Akten, WWV 75 by Richard Wagner( )

11 editions published between 1914 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parsifal : ein Bühnenweihfestspiel in drei Aufzügen by Richard Wagner( )

3 editions published in 1983 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der fliegende Holländer = The flying Dutchman = Il Vascello fantasma : romantische Oper in drei Aufzügen by Richard Wagner( )

10 editions published between 1912 and 1998 in German and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of a series of fantasias for violin and piano, based on the music of Richard Wagner, arranged by Ferdinand Rebay
Parsifal : ein Bühnenweihfestspiel by Richard Wagner( )

12 editions published in 1914 in 4 languages and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the State Theatre collection of cinema scores and parts, mainly used for silent movies, but including musical materials associated with talking pictures ca. 1900-1950, used by the State Theatre and various film distribution companies throughout Australia. Some items include performance annotations
Richard Wagner, ein erfüller und vollender deutscher kunst by Carl Waack( Book )

6 editions published in 1918 in German and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tannhäuser : romantische Oper in drei Aufzügen by Richard Wagner( )

6 editions published in 1983 in German and Undetermined and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The flying Dutchman by Richard Wagner( )

2 editions published between 1912 and 1914 in German and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great early masterpiece reproduced directly from limited Weingartner edition (1896), incorporating Wagner's revisions. Features the text and stage directions in English, German, Italian
Rienzi, der Letzte der Tribunen : grosse tragische Oper in fünf Akten by Richard Wagner( )

10 editions published between 1911 and 1920 in 4 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of the State Theatre collection of cinema scores and parts, mainly used for silent movies, but including musical materials associated with talking pictures ca. 1900-1950, used by the State Theatre and various film distribution companies throughout Australia. Some items include performance annotations
Lohengrin by Richard Wagner( )

10 editions published between 1912 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tristan und Isolde (Tristan and Isolda) Opera in three acts by Richard Wagner( Book )

8 editions published in 1914 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A Landmark in Musical History' is John Luke Rose's title for the introduction to this extraordinary piece of theatre. It belongs to the German tradition of mystical writing, and a short note on the poem itself by Martin Swales and Timothy McFarland elucidates some of Wagner's literary techniques. Anthony Negus, who assisted Reginald Goodall on the WNO production of Tristan und Isolde, has contributed a penetrating analysis of the musical structure of the opera, while Patrick Carnegy assesses the remarkable solutions to staging an opera which some argue is best experienced with your back to th
Lohengrin : opera in 3 acts by Richard Wagner( Book )

11 editions published between 1906 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of a knight with no name who fights for the honor of Elsa of Brabant, only to have her fail to abide by her one promise. Lohengrin appears to defend Princess Elsa of Brabant from the false accusation of killing her younger brother. According to Wagner the Grail imbues the Knight of the Swan with mystical powers that can only be maintained if their nature is kept secret; hence the danger of Elsa's question
Von Andree bis Zeppelin Das Luftschiff im Dienste d. Polarforschg by Carl Waack( Book )

5 editions published in 1910 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tristan and Isolde by Richard Wagner( Book )

4 editions published in 1905 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This beautifully illustrated 1909 edition of Wagner's famous work Tristan and Isolde contains the libretto and numerous chapters on Wagner himself, some of his other notable works, reception of his pieces and various critiques
Parsifal by Richard Wagner( Book )

8 editions published between 1913 and 1914 in German and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Wagner: Die Musikdramen. Mit einem Vorwort von Joachim Kaiser, Hamburg: Hoffmann und Campe, 1971. Entstanden 1877-1882. Erstdruck der Dichtung: Mainz (B. Schott's Söhne) 1877. Uraufführung am 26.07.1882, Festspielhaus, Bayreuth
The mastersingers of Nuremberg = Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg by Richard Wagner( Book )

4 editions published in 1916 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This opera has been described as "the longest single smile in the German language". But Roland Matthews indicates that violence is not far beneath the surface of this portrait of medieval Nuremberg. Arnold Whittall's analysis gives a bird's-eye view of the complexity of the score. Timothy McFarland explores the significance of the choice of subject: that nostalgia for a pre-industrial community, which was a symptom of the German nationalist movement. The long text has many subtleties which opera audiences can hardly appreciate without reading it, and the musical themes are numbered to indicate
 
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Alternative Names
Waack, Carl

Waack, Charles 1861-1922

Waack, Karl.

Waack, Karl 1861-1922

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