Strauss tone poems

October 25, 2014
 

Richard Strauss was fortunate to attract many virtuoso conductors to interpret his tone poems. Strauss' brilliant orchestration challenged the skills of world-class orchestras. We'll hear some of the many successful recordings of the Strauss tone poems by the 1930s by such conductors as Mengelberg, Koussevitzky and Stokowski.


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These programs are partially sponsored by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

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