Keats, from Eichendorff
to Shelley, reality was not simply separated,
Nevertheless, a generally-accepted cadre of authors includes Novalis, Friedrich and August Wilhelm Schlegel, Ludwig Tieck, Joseph von Eichendorff
, and E.T.A.
There are numerous Eichendorff
statements about nostalgia (Sehnsucht) in Internet sources yet I have not been able to verify Berlin's ascription.
And audiences at the Oxford Lieder Festival will be able to appreciate the instrument's qualities on October 19, when soprano Bryony Williams and tenor John Mark Ainsley, David Owen Norris accompanying on the Clara Schumann piano, perform a selection of songs by both Clara and Robert, including the latter's Eichendorff
Authors such as Friederich Schiller, Ludwig Uhland, Emanuel Geibel, Karl Gerok, and Josef Eichendorff
were among the favorites.
Liederkreis, von Joseph Freiherrn von Eichendorff
It then examines irony as an ethical phenomenon in early Romanticism, focusing on the ideas of Hegel, Nietzsche, Lacan, Freud, and Kierkegaard; the forms of narrative irony in novels, between the author-character and the reader, between the narrator and hero, and contextual irony, illustrated through works by Proust, Musil, Joyce, Thomas Mann, and others, and ironic procedures and genres like quotation, pastiche, and parody, as well as the use of autobiography; and irony in politics, focusing on post-Marxism, systems theory, the work of Carl Schmitt, Nietzsche, Bakhtin, Butler, Eichendorff
, Mann, Rorty, Kafka, and Deleuze.
Having earlier read the poem, "Im Abendrot," by Joseph von Eichendorff
, he felt it had special meaning for him and so set it to music.
Acton the man was also shaped by interaction with many others, and this book includes plenty of insights into Acton's relationships with people such as the British Prime Minister William Gladstone; Acton's professor and mentor, the German theologian and historian Ignaz von Dollinger (who separated from the Vatican over the doctrine of papal infallibility); the British theologian and convert to Catholicism John Henry Newman; and the German Romantic poet and novelist Joseph von Eichendorff
. Philipp W.
Without a doubt, the highlight of the somewhat sleepy program was soprano Aga Mikolaj's marvelous performance of Richard Strauss's "Four Last Songs.'' Written in the last year of Strauss' life and conceived as a very intentional valediction, these settings of poems by Hermann Hesse and Josef von Eichendorff
are filled with sumptuous, Straussian touches.