Leitmotives in the Prelude to Tristan and Isolde
Here is a sampling of some of the major leitmotives in the prelude to Tristan and Isolde:
A: Anguish of Tristan
B: Love of Tristan and Isolde, or "The Look or Glance"
A: Death or Fate
Leitmotives in Act 2
For a full list of leitmnotives visit: http://www.rwagner.net/midi/e-tristan.html, from whom I've borrowed liberally.
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