The Ring of the Nibelungs (Cui, César)
2nd edition of issue; 1st edition in monographic format
St. Petersburg: Yablonsky and Perott, 1889 (in the journal Bayan (Баян))
This book, a new typeset of the newspaper articles printed originally in 1876, constitutes the second edition and includes a note from the publisher marking the timeliness of re-issuing this collection of 13-year-old articles to coincide with the first complete performance of The Ring in St. Petersburg.
|Work Title||The Ring of the Nibelungs|
|Alternative Title||The Ring of the Nibelungs. A Trilogy by Richard Wagner. A Musico-Critical Sketch ; Кольцо Нибелунгов, трилогия Рихарда Вагнера. Музыкально-критический очерк|
Байрейтское музыкальное торжество ; The Bayreuth Music Festival
|Year/Date of Composition||1876|
|First Publication||1876 (serially); 1889 (monographicallly)|
The articles that make up this monograph were published originally during August 1876 in the newspaper Санктпетербургские ведомости under the collective title Байрейтское музыкальное торжество (The Bayreuth Music Festival). The monographic collection of them was issued first in 1889 and then in a second monographic edition (third edition overall) in 1909.