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Title: Discuss the musical construction of at least one character from Wagner's Salome. Describe how the composer(s) use(s) musical techniques to contribute to the construction of your chosen character(s). You should also consider the cultural, historica...

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Subject: Music and Movies
Author: Mary Y
Date: November 13, 2012
Level: University
Grade: A
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Strauss was also attracted to the extremism of Wagner's work and also wanted to explore the boundaries of the newly emerging avant-garde artists. As a continuation of his interest in ?storytelling', Strauss began to turn his attention to opera. His first two attempts, Guntram (1894) and Feuersnot (1901), were not very well received...

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His first two attempts, Guntram (1894) and Feuersnot (1901), were not very well received. Strauss, affected by his failures, intended to take a break from opera and concentrate on more traditional orchestral works. However, he was presented with a copy of Oscar Wilde's play Salome in 1902 and was encouraged to compose an opera of the same name...

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