Monsalvat - the Parsifal home page

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Introductory Material

icon An Introduction to Parsifal

icon Plot Summary of Parsifal

icon Schopenhauer on Compassion

Articles - Sources and Contexts

icon Wagner's Sources

icon Parzival and Parsifal

icon Wagner and The Waste Land

icon Wolzogen on Parsifal

icon The Wounding and Healing Spear

icon Parsifal and Greek Myth

icon Magic Flowers

icon The Origins of Kundry

icon Heine's poem Atta Troll: Ein Sommernachtstraum: Diana and Herodias

icon Lilith, Eve and Kundry

icon Swans and Geese: Wagner's Wildfowl

icon Wagner, Buddhism and Parsifal

icon Jesus - Buddha - Parsifal

icon Suneson on Indian Influences in Parsifal

Parsifal Act 2, Metropolitan Opera 2013

Articles - Creation

icon Chronology

icon The Genesis of Parsifal

icon Wagner writing about Parsifal

icon Die Sieger (The Victors)

icon Richard Wagner to Mathilde Wesendonk

icon Wagner's Muse

Susan Maclean as Kundry. Bayreuth 2012.

Articles - Interpretation

icon Parsifal and Race

icon Wieland Wagner's Parsifal Cross

icon Parsifal's Progress

iconSleeping and Waking

icon Good Friday

icon Erlösung dem Erlöser

icon Parsifal and Christianity

Articles - References

icon The Prose Draft of Parsifal

icon PARSIFAL - A New English Translation

icon Further Reading

icon A Parsifal Discography

icon Vocal score of Parsifal

icon Full score of Parsifal

icon Wagner's Books from the East

Articles - Performance

icon Parsifal on Stage

icon Adolphe Appia on Parsifal and the Ring

icon Parsifal at the Metropolitan Opera House, New York in 1903

icon Parsifal at the Royal Opera, Covent Garden in 1914

icon Bernard Levin on Parsifal productions at Covent Garden

icon Syberberg's Parsifal Film

icon Parsifal in Stefan Herheim's recent production at Bayreuth: a review and analysis by

Articles - the Music

icon An Introduction to the Music

icon Orchestration of Wagner's Parsifal

icon The Mystical Chord

icon Leitmotif Guide

icon Prelude to Act 1

icon Prelude to Act 2

icon Prelude to Act 3

icon Meyerbeer's Robert and Wagner's Parsifal

icon Transformation Music

iconThe Bells of Monsalvat

(Höchsten Heiles Wunder!)

Articles - Reactions

icon Nietzsche on Parsifal

icon G.B. Shaw on Parsifal

icon A Poem by Paul Verlaine

icon Deryck Cooke on Parsifal

icon Parsifal and the Nazis

icon Lévi-Strauss on Parsifal

icon Joseph Campbell on Parsifal

icon Thomas Mann on Parsifal

icon A Cautionary Tale (Neil Kurtzman)

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