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Richard Strauss

Richard Del Mar

Richard Strauss

A Critical Commentary on His Life and Works (Vol. II)

by Richard Del Mar

  • 150 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Cornell Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - General,
  • Strauss, Richard,,
  • General,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Strauss, Richard,
  • Germany,
  • Classical,
  • 1864-1949,
  • Biography,
  • Composers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9702441M
    ISBN 100801493188
    ISBN 109780801493188

    Hector Berlioz and Richard Strauss Treatise on Instrumentation Dover Publications, ; ISBN ; pages The most influential work of its kind ever written, appraising the musical qualities and potential of over 60 commonly used stringed, wind and percussion instruments. With illustrative full-score musical examples from works by Berlioz, Mozart, Beethoven, Gluck, Weber, Wagner. Get this from a library! Richard Strauss. [Tim Ashley] -- Examines the life and work of twentieth-century German composer Richard Strauss, discussing his overnight success, his decades of celebrity, and the decline of his popularity in his later years.

    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 [ de ].Composed: Completed 28 November   An independent investigative report released by Ohio State University on Friday said Dr. Richard Strauss sexually abused at least students throughout his .

      Richard Strauss (–) aspired to follow in the mighty footsteps of Beethoven and Wagner, and this forthright promoter of "New German" music certainly equaled the former in arrogance and the latter in distasteful (though decidedly intermittent) : Matthew Boyden. Gustav Mahler and Richard Strauss came to know one another as young conductors in Leipzig in From then until Mahler's death in the year of the first performance of Der Rosenkavalierthey kept in himself described their relationship as that of two miners tunneling from opposite directions with the hope of eventually meeting/5.


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Richard Strauss has books on Goodreads with ratings. Richard Strauss’s most popular book is Salome in Full Score. Books By Richard Strauss All Formats Paperback Hardcover Audio CD Sort by: Sort by: Popularity. Salome / Elektra: (English National Opera Guide 37) (Opera Guides) Feb 1, by Richard Strauss, Nicholas John, Tom Hammond.

In Richard Strauss: Man, Musician, Enigma, biographer Michael Kennedy demonstrates that the many varying shades of criticism that have painted this figure in the past half century resemble the similar understandings and misunderstandings held by his contemporaries--perceptions that touched almost every aspect of Strauss' life and by: Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month of over 3, results for Books: Richard Strauss Skip to main search results.

Richard Strauss (rĬkh´ärt shtrous), –, German composer. Strauss brought to a culmination the development of the 19th-century symphonic poem, and was a leading composer of romantic opera in the early 20th cent.

Son of a celebrated horn player, he had extensive musical instruction and began composing as a child of six. This book serves as a great introduction to the life and works of Richard Strauss.

Written in a lucid and informative fashion, largely avoiding technicalities, the author manages to explain the inner workings of Strauss's music with sufficient clarity even for the non -expert/5(5).

Richard Strauss book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Was Richard Strauss the most incandescent composer of the twentieth /5.

Richard Strauss' successful conducting and composing career spanned one of the most fascinating stretches of modern German history, from oil lamps to atomic energy, from a /5.

Richard Strauss was a leading German classical composer of the late Romantic and early modern eras best known for his operas Der Rosenkavalier and Salome, based on the play by Oscar Wilde. Hitler Born: Looking for books by Richard Strauss. See all books authored by Richard Strauss, including Treatise on Instrumentation, and Life-Challenge Astrology: Karmic Indicators in the Birthchart, and more on Richard Strauss's music is more popular with the public than it has ever been, but it still divides critical opinion into friendly and hostile camps.

It always will; it is that kind of music. You can take it or leave it, but if you leave it you will miss a great deal of pleasure. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Richard Strauss books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. The book inspired Richard Strauss to compose the tone poem Also sprach Zarathustra, which he designated "freely based on Friedrich Nietzsche".

[14] Zarathustra's Roundelay is set as part of Gustav Mahler 's Third Symphony (–6), originally under the title What Man Tells Me, or alternatively What the Night Tells Me (Of Man).Author: Friedrich Nietzsche. Richard Strauss, an outstanding German Romantic composer of the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

His symphonic poems of the s and his operas of the following decade have remained an indispensable feature of the standard repertoire.

Strauss’s father, Franz, was the principal horn player of. Richard Strauss book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. From the autobiographical opera, Intermezzo, based on a domestic misunders /5.

Don Quixote, Op. 35 is a tone poem by Richard Strauss for cello, viola, and led Phantastische Variationen über ein Thema ritterlichen Charakters (Fantastic Variations on a Theme of Knightly Character), the work is based on the novel Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de s composed this work in Munich in The premiere took place in Cologne on 8.

From the autobiographical opera, "Intermezzo", based on a domestic misunderstanding, to the self-confident tone poem, "Ein Heldenleben", Richard Strauss's works related to his personal experience as closely as any 19th-century by: 1. Richard Strauss: A reluctant Nazi Composer Richard Strauss took a prominent post in Hitler’s Germany – but we should not let that ruin our enjoyment of his music, writes Clemency Burton-Hill.

Featuring ten new essays on different aspects of the compositions, artistic influences, and persona of Richard Strauss, The Strauss Companion explores the composer's relationship to his own work. "I cannot bear the tragedy of the present time," wrote Richard Strauss in "I want to create joy.

I need it." In a career that extended from the age of Wagner and Brahms to the middle of the twentieth century, Strauss wrote music that kept alive the German Romantic ideals of melody and emotional expressiveness. Among his fifteen operas are the beloved Der Rosenkavalier with its.

Richard Strauss is published by Boosey & Hawkes This biography can be reproduced free of charge in concert programmes with the following credit: Reprinted by kind permission of Boosey & Hawkes Work .Strongly influencing European musical life from the s through the First World War and remaining highly productive into the s, Richard Strauss enjoyed a remarkable career in a constantly changing artistic and political climate.

This volume presents six original essays on Strauss's musical works--including tone poems, lieder, and operas--and brings together letters, memoirs, and.Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from overbooksellers and 60+ websites worldwide.

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