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This work, which imitated the style of Weber, went unproduced until half a century later, when it was premiered in Munich shortly after the composer's death in 1883.
during which he wrote Das Liebesverbot (The Ban on Love), based on Shakespeare's Measure for Measure.
Beethoven became a major inspiration, and Wagner wrote a piano transcription of the 9th Symphony.
In 1829 he saw a performance by dramatic soprano Wilhelmine Schröder-Devrient, and she became his ideal of the fusion of drama and music in opera.
Wagner was determined to set it to music, and persuaded his family to allow him music lessons.
In January 1828 he first heard Beethoven's 7th Symphony and then, in March, the same composer's 9th Symphony (both at the Gewandhaus).
Wagner had to flee, first visiting Paris and then settling in Zürich Wagner was to spend the next twelve years in exile from Germany.
He had completed Lohengrin, the last of his middle-period operas, before the Dresden uprising, and now wrote desperately to his friend Franz Liszt to have it staged in his absence.
The Ring and Parsifal were premiered here and his most important stage works continue to be performed at the annual Bayreuth Festival, run by his descendants. – 13 February 1883) was a German composer, theatre director, polemicist, and conductor who is chiefly known for his operas (or, as some of his later works were later known, "music dramas").Unlike most opera composers, Wagner wrote both the libretto and the music for each of his stage works.His relief at returning to Germany was recorded in his "Autobiographic Sketch" of 1842, where he wrote that, en route from Paris, "For the first time I saw the Rhine—with hot tears in my eyes, I, poor artist, swore eternal fidelity to my German fatherland." Wagner's involvement in left-wing politics abruptly ended his welcome in Dresden.Wagner was active among socialist German nationalists there, regularly receiving such guests as the conductor and radical editor August Röckel and the Russian anarchist Mikhail Bakunin.