Interpreters

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1917
Language: English
Wordcount: 38,871 / 121 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 58.9
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 614
Added to site: 2010.06.27
mnybks.net#: 28294
Origin: gutenberg.org
Excerpt

thetic fatigue in the second act (do you not still see the harassed, shuddering figure stumbling into view and falling voiceless to sleep at the knees of her brother-lover?) remain in the memory like pictures in the great galleries. And how easily in the last act, in her single phrase, by her passionate suggestion of the realization of motherhood, did she wrest the scene from her fellow-artists, no matter who they might be, making such an effect before she fled into the forest depths, that what followed often seemed but anticlimax.

Mme. Fremstad never sang the three Brünnhildes in sequence at the Metropolitan Opera House (of late years no soprano has done so), but she was called upon at various times to sing them all separately. Undoubtedly it was as the Brünnhilde in Götterdämmerung that she made the most lasting impression. The scene of the oath on the spear she carried into the realms of Greek tragedy. Did Rachel touch greater heights? Was the French Jewess more electric

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Interpreters by Carl Van Vechten - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for Interpreters by Carl Van Vechten - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for Interpreters by Carl Van Vechten - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for Interpreters by Carl Van Vechten - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for Interpreters by Carl Van Vechten - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for Interpreters by Carl Van Vechten - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

The Complete Opera Book
by Gustav Kobbé
Advice to Young Musicians
by Robert Schumann
Beethoven
by Thomas Tapper
Beethoven
by George Alexander Fischer
Vocal Expression
by Katherine Jewell Everts
Lessons in Music Form
by Percy Goetschius
Camilla: A Tale of a Violin
by Charles Inman Barnard
How to Appreciate Music
by Gustav Kobbé

See more popular titles from this genre.