Richard Strauss (1864–1949)

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Also Sprach Zarathustra Opus 30 (1) artwork

Also Sprach Zarathustra Opus 30 (1) Richard Strauss (1864-1949 : Germany) Conductor: Bernard Haitink Ensemble: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Record label: Philips Classics Catalogue ID: 4422812

Richard Strauss Conductor: Georges Sébastian Ensemble: Orchestra of the Städtische Oper Berlin Soloists: Kirsten Flagstad Record label: Audite Catalogue ID: AUDITE 23416

Violin Sonata in Eb major Opus 18 (2) artwork

Violin Sonata in Eb major Opus 18 (2) Richard Strauss (1864-1949 : Germany) Soloists: Sarah Chang; Wolfgang Sawallisch Record label: EMI Catalogue ID: CDC 5568702

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Louise Alder

‘What better way to commemorate the First World War than through music?’ – soprano Louise Alder


The very best pieces for viola

The best classical music for morning

The best classical music for mornings

New Releases 4th September

New Releases: 'Pavarotti: The People's Tenor' and Jean-Efflam Bavouzet plays Mozart


Watch the Royal Scottish National Orchestra perform Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in their season finale

2001 opening Richard Strauss

This is how the opening to 2001: A Space Odyssey was supposed to sound

Renee Fleming Strauss

The Renée Fleming guide to singing (and loving) Richard Strauss, like an absolute BOSS