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Title
Friedenstag
Composer
Richard Strauss 1864-1949
Performer
Albert Dohmen  (zangstem) Deborah Voigt  (sopraan) Alfred Reiter  (bas) Jochen Kupfer  (bas-bariton) André Eckert  (bas) Staatsopernchor Dresden Dresdner Staatskapelle
Conductor
Giuseppe Sinopoli 1946-2001
Publisher
Deutsche Grammophon, 2001
1 cd
Recording date
1999
EAN
0028946349427
CDR
DCX4001
Placing suggestion
32 - Opera (NBLC) K5 - Opera, operette en andere theatermuziek met vocale inbreng (Flemish music schema)

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About Richard Strauss

Richard Georg Strauss (German: [ˈʁɪçaʁt ˈʃtʁaʊs]; 11 June 1864 – 8 September 1949) was a German composer, conductor, pianist, and violinist. Considered a leading composer of the late Romantic and early modern eras, he has been described as a successor of Richard Wagner and Franz Liszt. Along with Gustav Mahler, he represents the late flowering of German Romanticism, in which pioneering subtleties of orchestration are combined with an advanced harmonic style.

Strauss's compositional output began in 1870 when he was just six years old and lasted until his death nearly eighty years later. While his output of works encompasses nearly every type of classical compositional form, Strauss achieved his greatest success with tone poems and operas. His first tone poem to achieve wide acclaim was Don Juan, and this was followed by other lauded works…Read more on Wikipedia

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