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Mon 24 Jun, 2019:
Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra, Op 30; Ein Heldenleben, Op 40

Music-making of beguiling sheen and giddy coordination can be found on this blockbuster of a Strauss coupling from Oslo. And if Vasily Petrenko's...

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Tue 07 Mar, 2017:
Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, Op 40; Don Juan, Op 20

Paavo Järvi's new Richard Strauss series for RCA with the NHK Symphony Orchestra is launched in handsome style with a ripely engineered Don Juan...

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Thu 26 Mar, 2015:
Richard Strauss: Don Juan, Op 20; Ein Heldenleben, Op 40

An authoritative Don Juan to open, not the most dashing portrayal of the lothario but immediate testimony to the excellence and responsiveness of the...

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Mon 09 Feb, 2015:
Richard Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, Op 40; Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs)

The opening of Ein Heldenleben is a little spongy, the first section less than fearlessly daring if blossoming detail, Daniel Barenboim (as recently...

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Tue 30 Sep, 2014:
Richard Strauss: Ein Heldenleben, Op 40; Don Juan, Op 20

Rarely has the pertinent and majestic Zarathustra reference at the end of Ein Heldenleben made as telling an effect as it does here on this 1986 Prom...

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Wed 01 May, 2013:
Richard Strauss: Ein Heldenleben; Wagner: Siegfried Idyll

This is the first (and finest) of Herbert von Karajan's three commercial recordings of Richard Strauss's autobiographical portrait-in-sound. It was...

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