Richard Strauss, Vladimir Ashkenazy, The Cleveland Orchestra - Alpine Symphony - Don Juan - Salomes Dance (CD)

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  1. Shop Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra; Till Eulenspiegel; Don Juan; Salomes Tanz by N/A (). Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
  2. - Richard Strauss: Complete Tone Poems (6 CD Set), including Fantasie from Die Frau Ohne Schatten and Concert Suite from Der Rosenkavalier - apcreslintumedlyporzikaligesphe.co Music.
  3. Don Juan () stands out among Strauss' early tone poems for its almost perfect structure and concise design. Taking Nikolaus Lenau's fragmentary play of the same title as his starting point, Strauss fashioned a tone poem which would convey the story of the legendary inveterate womanizer. The connection with Lenau's version of the story is confirmed by the quotation of text as an incipit in.
  4. Composer. He is considered the last great figure of the German Romantic movement. Strauss is best-known for his opera Der Rosenkavalier (), a bittersweet look at lives and loves among the Viennese aristocracy of the s. Set to a brilliant libretto by Hugo von .
  5. Richard Strauss composed his Horn Concerto No. 2 in E-flat major, (TrV ) whilst living in Vienna in The work was premiered in at the Salzburg Festival and was recorded in , both with solo horn Gottfried von Freiberg [].The score was published by Boosey and Hawkes of London in It was taken up and popularised by the British horn player Dennis Brain.
  6. While Richard Strauss was famous as a composer of tone poems, he had, at the time of the Alpensinfonie, gone a dozen years without producing a major symphonic work after having shifted his focus to opera. Perhaps it was because World War I was underway and opportunities to produce new operas were fewer that he returned one last time to the tone poem.
  7. In –3 Richard Strauss wrote his Horn Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 11, in two versions, one for piano accompaniment and one with an orchestra (the horn part is the same).The horn concerto has become the most frequently performed horn concerto written in the 19th century. [citation needed] The premiere with piano accompaniment was given in at Munich.
  8. Richard Strauss, Zubin Mehta, Christoph von Dohnanyi, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Lorin Maazel, Antal Dorati, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Vienna Philharmonic, The Cleveland Orchestra, Detroit Symphony Orchestra - Richard Strauss: Complete Tone Poems (6 CD Set), including Fantasie from "Die Frau Ohne Schatten" and Concert Suite from "Der Rosenkavalier" - apcreslintumedlyporzikaligesphe.co Music/5(4).
  9. At the heart of this CD box set of Strauss's orchestral music (4 discs more than the classic collection, now almost fifty years old, from Rudolf Kempe and the Dresden Staatskapelle) are the performances by blomstedt and the San Francisco sym. for Decca to pass up Solti's blockbuster series from Chicago and Vienna is a remarkable choice, but it's fully justified/5(6).

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