Richard Strauss
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1864-06-11
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Richard Strauss

Richard Strauss Biography (Wikipedia)

Richard Georg Strauss (11 June 1864 – 8 September 1949) was a leading German composer of the late Romantic and early modern eras. He is known for his operas, which include Der Rosenkavalier, Elektra, Die Frau ohne Schatten and Salome; his Lieder, especially his Four Last Songs; his tone poems, including Don Juan, Death and Transfiguration, Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks, Also sprach Zarathustra, Ein Heldenleben, Symphonia Domestica, and An Alpine Symphony; and other instrumental works such as Metamorphosen and his Oboe Concerto. Strauss was also a prominent conductor in Western Europe and the Americas, enjoying quasi-celebrity status as his compositions became standards of orchestral and operatic repertoire.

Strauss, along with Gustav Mahler, represents the late flowering of German Romanticism after Richard Wagner, in which pioneering subtleties of orchestration are combined with an advanced harmonic style.

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Richard Strauss
Oboe Concerto in D, AV 144
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Oboe Concerto in D, AV 144

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Le Bourgois Gentilhomme - suite Op.60
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Le Bourgois Gentilhomme - suite Op.60
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Allein! Weh, ganz allein (Elektra: excerpt)
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Allein! Weh, ganz allein (Elektra: excerpt)
Richard Strauss
Waltz Sequence No 1 (Der Rosenkavalier)
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Waltz Sequence No 1 (Der Rosenkavalier)
Richard Strauss
Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major (3rd mvt)
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Horn Concerto No 2 in E flat major (3rd mvt)
Richard Strauss
Die Nacht (8 Lieder aus Letzte Blatter Op.10)
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Die Nacht (8 Lieder aus Letzte Blatter Op.10)
Richard Strauss
Suite in B flat major, Op 4
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Suite in B flat major, Op 4

Suite in B flat major, Op 4

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I Soloisti del Vento
Richard Strauss
Eine Alpensinfonie Op.64
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Eine Alpensinfonie Op.64
Richard Strauss
Act 3: Marie Theres' (Der Rosenkavalier)
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Act 3: Marie Theres' (Der Rosenkavalier)
Richard Strauss
Concerto no. 1 in E flat major Op.11 for horn and orchestra
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Concerto no. 1 in E flat major Op.11 for horn and orchestra

Concerto no. 1 in E flat major Op.11 for horn and orchestra

Performer
Premysl Vojta
Orchestra
Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Lukasz Borowicz
Richard Strauss
Dance of the Seven Veils (Salome)
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Dance of the Seven Veils (Salome)
Richard Strauss
Kaiser-Walzer, Op.437
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Kaiser-Walzer, Op.437
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Four Songs, Op 27
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Four Songs, Op 27
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Four Last Songs
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Four Last Songs
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Aus Italien, Op 16 (4th mvt, Scenes from Neapolitan Life)
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Aus Italien, Op 16 (4th mvt, Scenes from Neapolitan Life)
Richard Strauss
Mondscheinmusik
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Mondscheinmusik
Richard Strauss
An Alpine Symphony
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An Alpine Symphony
Richard Strauss
Four Songs, Op.27
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Four Songs, Op.27
Richard Strauss
Sextet from 'Capriccio'
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Sextet from 'Capriccio'
Richard Strauss
Der Rosenkavalier, Act II: Hat einen starken Geruch wie Rosen
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Der Rosenkavalier, Act II: Hat einen starken Geruch wie Rosen
Richard Strauss
Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, op. 28
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Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, op. 28
Richard Strauss
Elektra: "Wenn das rechte Blutopfer unterm Beile fällt"
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Elektra: "Wenn das rechte Blutopfer unterm Beile fällt"
Richard Strauss
Wiegenlied (Op.46 No.1)
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Wiegenlied (Op.46 No.1)
Richard Strauss
Also Sprach Zarathustra
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Also Sprach Zarathustra
Richard Strauss
Breit' über mein Haupt Op 19 No2
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Breit' über mein Haupt Op 19 No2
Richard Strauss
Three Lieder from Op.87
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Three Lieder from Op.87
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Sonata for Cello and Piano in F major Op. 6 'Allegro con brio'
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Sonata for Cello and Piano in F major Op. 6 'Allegro con brio'
Richard Strauss
Der Rosenkavalier - Suite
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Der Rosenkavalier - Suite
Richard Strauss
Kornblumen Op.22 no.1
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Kornblumen Op.22 no.1
Richard Strauss
Also Sprach Zarathustra
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Also Sprach Zarathustra
Richard Strauss
Morgen, Op. 27 No. 4 (arr. voice, clarinet & piano)
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Morgen, Op. 27 No. 4 (arr. voice, clarinet & piano)
Richard Strauss
Liebesliedchen
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Liebesliedchen
Richard Strauss
Arabischer Tanz
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Arabischer Tanz
Richard Strauss
Ständchen (Serenade)
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Ständchen (Serenade)
Richard Strauss
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op 30
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Also sprach Zarathustra, Op 30
Richard Strauss
Ein Heldenleben, Op.40; Der Held
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Ein Heldenleben, Op.40; Der Held
Richard Strauss
Romanze in F major
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Romanze in F major
Richard Strauss
Trio (Der Rosenkavalier Act II)
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Trio (Der Rosenkavalier Act II)
Richard Strauss
Festmusik der Stadt Wien AV.133 for brass and percussion [1943]
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Festmusik der Stadt Wien AV.133 for brass and percussion [1943]

Festmusik der Stadt Wien AV.133 for brass and percussion [1943]

Performer
Tom Watson
Ensemble
Royal Academy of Music Brass Soloists
Richard Strauss
Till Eulenspiegels lustige streiche, Op 28
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Till Eulenspiegels lustige streiche, Op 28

Till Eulenspiegels lustige streiche, Op 28

Orchestra
Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra
Conductor
Richard Strauss
Don Quixote, Op.35
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Don Quixote, Op.35
Richard Strauss
Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche
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Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche
Richard Strauss
Serenade in E flat for 13 wind instruments, Op 7
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Serenade in E flat for 13 wind instruments, Op 7
Richard Strauss
Till Eulenspiegel - Einmal Anders!
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Till Eulenspiegel - Einmal Anders!
Richard Strauss
Befreit Op.39 No.4
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Befreit Op.39 No.4
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