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For a number of years I’ve greatly admired and enjoyed the music of the German composer Richard Strauss (1864-1949). In his early years prior to the First World War, he was considered forward-looking, even musically avant-garde. Indeed, the aged defender of the German classical tradition—and another favorite—Max Bruch (d. 1920), found Strauss’ compositions too advanced... Read More
In the last act of Der Rosenkavalier, the Marschallin, trying to console Baron Ochs after the dinner-party fiasco has exposed him as an irresponsible philanderer, explains: “War eine wienerische Maskerad’ und weiter nichts.”[1] It is a phrase which one might be tempted to apply to Der Rosenkavalier as a whole, for the final version of... Read More
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