Strauss - Der Rosenkavalier
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Clocks go back: classical music for your extra hour
11. Strauss - Der Rosenkavalier
Never one to skimp on the details, Strauss adds 13 clock strikes into the orchestral music in his opera Der Rosenkavalier, just as the Marschallin sings about getting up in the middle of the night. Listen out for the celesta and two harps.