"recordings of Ein Heldenleben"
Richard Strauss
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 Ein Heldenleben ('A Hero's Life') is a tone poem composed by Richard Strauss; it was completed in 1898.

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'The Hero's Works of Peace' (Des Helden Friedenswerke), which is referred to in the next but one paragraph, is the fifth movement of Ein Heldenleben.