Strauss, Richard Georg (1864 – 1949)

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Operas

Date Title / Tracks Performers Parameters
1889 Don Juan, Op. 20
  1. Cleveland Orchestra,
    Lorin Maazel
  1. CBS Masterworks MK 35826
    (1980) DDD
    16:27, 23104, S
1888–
1889
Death and Transfiguration
(Tod und Verklärung), Op. 24 
  1. Cleveland Orchestra,
    Lorin Maazel
  1. CBS Masterworks MK 35826
    (1980) DDD
    15:22, 21583, S
1895 Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks
(Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche), Op. 28
  1. Cleveland Orchestra,
    Lorin Maazel
  1. CBS Masterworks MK 35826
    (1980) DDD
    22:55, 32192, S
1896 Also sprach Zarathustra
(Thus Spoke Zarathustra), Op. 30
  1. Seattle Symphony Orchestra,
    Gerard Schwarz
  1. Delos D/CD 3052 (1987) DDD
    36:07, 50725, S
1898 Don Quixote, Op. 35
  1. Lorne Munroe (cello),
    William Lincer (viola),
    David Nadien (violin),
    New York Philharmonic,
    Leonard Bernstein
  1. CBS Masterworks M 30067
    (1972) LP
    43:44, 61415, S
1899 A Hero's Life (Ein Heldenleben), Op. 40
  1. Der Held (The Hero)
  2. Des Helden Widersacher
    (The Hero's Adversaries)
  3. Des Helden Gefährtin
    (The Hero's Companion)
  4. Des Helden Walstatt (The Hero at Battle)
  5. Des Helden Friedenswerke
    (The Hero's Works of Peace)
  6. Des Helden Weltflucht und Vollendung
    (The Hero's Retirement from this
    World and Consummation)
  1. Scottish National Orchestra,
    Neeme Järvi
  1. Chandos 8518 (1987) DDD
    I: 4:24, 6189, S
    II: 3:22, 4738, S
    III: 12:58, 18211, S
    IV: 9:57, 13996, S
    V: 6:01, 8464, S
    VI: 9:38, 13779, S
1904 Symphonia Domestica
(Domestic Symphony), Op. 53
  1. Chicago Symphony Orchestra,
    Fritz Reiner
  1. RCA Victrola VICS-1104
    (1957) LP
    42:52, 60198, S

1903-1905 Salome, Op. 54
  1. (Dance of the Seven Veils only)
    Seattle Symphony Orchestra,
    Gerard Schwarz
  1. Delos D/CD 3052 (1987) DDD
    10:13, 14360, S
1909-
1910
Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59
(The Knight of the Rose)
  1. Act One
  2. Act Two
  3. Act Three
  1. Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Christa
    Ludwig, Teresa Stich-Randall,
    Otto Edelmann, Nicolai Gedda,
    Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus,
    Herbert von Karajan
  1. Angel S3563 (1956)
    70:02, 65525, S
    59:12, 55390, S
    61:05, 57151, S
1915 An Alpine Symphony, Op. 64 
  1. Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra,
    Bernard Haitink
  1. Philips 416 156-2 (1985) DDD
    21 files: 49:28
1918-
1923
Intermezzo
Interludes:
  1. Travel Fever and Waltz Scene
  2. Reverie by the Fireside
  3. At the Card Table
  4. Happy Ending
  1. (four Symphonic Interludes only)
    Seattle Symphony Orchestra,
    Gerard Schwarz
  1. Delos D/CD 3052 (1987) DDD
    24:35, 34532, S
    I-IV: 24:35, 34532, S
1948 Four Last Songs (Vier letzte Lieder)
for soprano and orchestra
  1. Frühling (Spring)
  2. September
  3. Beim Schlafengehen (Going to sleep)
  4. Im Abendrot (At sunset)
  1. Felicity Lott (soprano),
    Scottish National Orchestra,
    Neeme Järvi
  1. Chandos 8518 (1987) DDD
    I: 5:27, 7679, S
    II: 4:16, 6004, S
    III: 3:01, 4257, S
    IV: 7:34, 10638, S

Feierlicher Einzug der Ritter des
Johanniter-Ordens (Festival Procession),
for brass & timpani, o.Op. 103
(TrV 224, AV 103)
  1. Michael Murray (Organ),
    Empire Brass
  1. Telarc CD-80218 (1990) DDD
    5:49, 8170, S

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