A nineteenth-century German composer known for his operas, many of which dramatize myths and legends. The four-opera group The Ring of the Nibelung and the single opera Tristan und Isolde are among his best-known compositions.
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As played by Omundson, King Richard is effeminate, sincere, and ten times funnier than everyone else.
In the 1950s, you had people like Richard Hofstadter and Arthur Schlesinger moving back and forth between the two worlds.
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Then, two years later, America elected Richard Nixon as president.
In the 1960 campaign between Richard Nixon and John F. Kennedy, there was virtually no discussion of crime.
And then what could be more deep and poetic than Liszt's transcriptions of Schubert's and Wagner's songs?
I asked him to tell me how he produced a certain effect he makes in his arrangement of the ballad in Wagner's Flying Dutchman.
Richard Chiswell, a noted English printer and an extensive publisher, died.
Richard Brathwaite, an English poet and miscellaneous writer, died.
Richard Cumberland died; eminent as a British poet, essayist, novelist and dramatic writer.