File spoon-archives/nietzsche.archive/nietzsche_1995/nietzsche_Nov9.95, message 29

Date: Sat, 11 Nov 1995 10:37:31 -0800
Subject: Re: Music, Nietzsche, Rhythm

Chris Devenney wrote:

>Nietzsche broke w/ Wagner for the simple reason that he
>found Wagner to be pandering to the basest (sic?) impulses and needs
>of the bourgeoisie.  And can anyone deny this?  No! (e.g., Parsifal).

Yes, the music of the future burgers, requiring jaded senses and sated
appetites to be fully enjoyed.  The Compleat Decadent.

            Steven E. Callihan --

            "Some lies are so well disguised to resemble truth, 
      that we should be poor judges of the truth not to believe them"

                           --La Rochefoucauld


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