Wagnerism

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Wagnerism the art theory of Richard Wagner, its main object being the freeing of opera from traditional and conventional forms, and its one canon, dramatic fitness
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Quotations

  • Bill Nye
    Bill Nye
    “Wagner's music is better than it sounds.”

Usage

In literature:

Die Weltschaetzung der Kunst bei Wagner, Ibsen und Tolstoi.
"Henrik Ibsen" by Ina Ten Eyck Firkins
Rentgen loathed the music of Wagner.
"Visionaries" by James Huneker
They could enjoy Beethoven and the classic masters, but Wagner was as yet a sealed book to them.
"Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie" by Andrew Carnegie
Cruikshank, Peck, and Wagner are three of Pittsburgh's many stars.
"Football Days" by William H. Edwards
It soothed me better than Beethoven or Wagner's grandest compositions could have done.
"Medoline Selwyn's Work" by Mrs. J. J. Colter
Richard Wagner was born in the year Eighteen Hundred Thirteen, Millet in Eighteen Hundred Fourteen, and Whitman in Eighteen Hundred Nineteen.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 4 (of 14)" by Elbert Hubbard
Wagner had been obliged, because of his participation in the revolution, to flee from Dresden.
"The Loves of Great Composers" by Gustav Kobbé
He could not bear Wagner, and Goethe left him quite cold.
"In the World War" by Count Ottokar Czernin
The condition of the philologists may be seen by their indifference at the appearance of Wagner.
"We Philologists, Volume 8 (of 18)" by Friedrich Nietzsche
A. Silas J. Wagner, Republican; Daniel J. Warner, Democratic.
"An Account of the Proceedings on the Trial of Susan B. Anthony" by Anonymous
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In poetry:

W's Wagner, who sang and played lots,
For Washington, Wesley and good Dr. Watts;
His prurient plots pained Wesley and Watts,
But Washington said he "enjoyed them in spots."
"Alphabet Of Celebrities" by Oliver Herford
Ah, Wagner saw their glory, and Pillow knew their blood,
That poured on a nation's altar, a sacrificial flood.
Port Hudson heard their war-cry that smote its smoke-filled air,
And the old free fires of their savage sires again were kindled there.
"The Unsung Heroes" by Paul Laurence Dunbar

In news:

McClark, Janie Wagner, Billy Allen, Vyron Fodge and Tim Fodge .
Bill Wagner / contributing photographer.
That's the plot of Wagner's "Ring Cycle" in fewer than 140 characters, as posted on the micro-blogging Web site Twitter.
Cory Weaver, San Francisco Opera Nina Stemme as Bruennhilde in Wagner's "Die Walkuere" at the San Francisco Opera.
Courtney Wagner opens up on anniversary of mother Natalie Wood 's death.
American actress Natalie Wood (1938-1981), her children Natasha (C), Courtney (R), and her husband US actor Robert Wagner arrive at London airport July 4, 1976.
Robert Wagner, Natalie Wood 's Daughter Arrested Following Malibu Shooting.
Robert Wagner Books Speaking Engagement at Natalie Wood Honeymoon Location.
Robert Wagner not a suspect in Natalie Wood 's 1981 death.
AP, 1980 Actor Robert Wagner and actress Natalie Wood in 1980.
Robert Wagner responsible for Natalie Wood 's death.
In this 1980 file photo, actor Robert Wagner appears with actress Natalie Wood .
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Teresa Wagner looked like a shoo-in when two jobs came open to teach writing at the.
"We come together as a group because of our love of art" are the opening words Anne Wagner has written pure and simple as part of the "Letter from the President" page in the 2012-13 Steubenville Art.
) Produced by Bruno Wagner, Barbara Albert.
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In science:

Wagner, Survey of measurable selection theorems, SIAM J.
The Algebraic Structure of Finitely Generated $L^{0}(\mathcal{F},K)$-Modules and the Helly Theorem in Random Normed Modules
Wagner, Simple theories, Mathematics and its Applications, vol. 503, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 2000.
Lovely pairs for independence relations
Matias Rodrigues and Andreas Wagner for sharing their database of reactions pooling those in KEGG and in iJR904.
Randomizing genome-scale metabolic networks
Wagner A (2007) Gene networks and natural selection.
Randomizing genome-scale metabolic networks
Since the global symmetry cannot be broken spontaneously in two dimensions owing to the Mermin-Wagner-Coleman theorem, the expectation value of the Polyakov loop vanishes in the thermodynamic limit.
Critical behaviour of the compact 3d U(1) gauge theory at finite temperature
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