Richard Georg Strauss (1864-1949) was a German composer. His compositional work includes opera, lieder, tone poems, and various other works for solo, chamber, and orchestral performance.
He is not related to the famous Austrian composers Johann Strauss the Elder and Johann Strauss the Younger.
Listen here on Spotify to an extract from Strauss' Alpine Symphony.
Listen here on Spotify to part of Strauss' opera Der Rosenkavalier.
Listen here on Spotify to the Strauss lieder known as 'The Four Last Songs'.
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