Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-20 of 336 items for:

Richard Strauss x clear all

Show only full text

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

Richard Strauss

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(1864–1949)

German composer and conductor. He carried on the German operatic tradition of Mozart and Wagner, of whose works he was a greatly admired conductor.

Born in...

See overview in Oxford Index

Richard Strauss

James L. Zychowicz.

in Music

P ublished online May 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Music; Applied Music; Ethnomusicology; Music Theory and Analysis; Musicology and Music History; Music Education and Pedagogy. 8859 words.

The legacy of Richard Strauss (b. 1864–d. 1949) as a composer includes symphonic poems, operas, Lieder, and other works. Yet, he was also an influential conductor who interpreted his own...

Go to Oxford Bibliographies »  home page

Richard Strauss <i>Jupiter Compromised</i>

Michael H. Kater.

in Composers of the Nazi Era

January 2000; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 27983 words.

This chapter begins by discussing Richard Strauss's influence on the seven writers discussed in this book. It then examines Strauss's activities in the musicopolitical realm. It...

Go to Oxford Scholarship Online »  abstract

Richard Strauss (1864–1949)

Linda Hutcheon and Michael Hutcheon.

in Four Last Songs

May 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Musicology and Music History. 8431 words.

The death of his librettist Hofmannsthal, his fraught relationship with the Nazi regime, and the wartime destruction of the German musical culture he treasured made Richard Strauss’s last...

Go to University of Chicago Press »  abstract

Richard Strauss

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(1864–1949)

German composer and conductor. He carried on the German operatic tradition of Mozart and Wagner, of whose works he was a greatly admired conductor.

Born in...

See overview in Oxford Index

Strauss, Richard

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 128 words.

Hon. DMus Oxon

Born Munich, 11 June 1864; m 1894, Pauline de Ahna; one s; died 8 Sept. 1949

Go to Who's Who and Who Was Who »  home page

Music, Memory, Emotion: Richard Strauss and The Legacies of War

Neil Gregor.

in Music and Letters

February 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Music. 12464 words.

This essay seeks to use a history of listening to Richard Strauss’s late work for strings Metamorphosen as a way of exploring hitherto under-researched legacies of the Second World War for...

Go to Oxford Journals »  full text   » abstract

Strauss, Richard (1864–1949)

Stanley Wells.

in A Dictionary of Shakespeare

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 20 words.

(1864–1949)

The German composer wrote a tone poem, Macbeth (1888), and also set three of Ophelia's

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Strauss, Richard (1864–1949)

Stanley Wells.

in An A-Z Guide to Shakespeare

P ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 20 words.

The German composer wrote a tone poem, Macbeth (1888), and also set three of Ophelia's songs.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Strauss, Richard (1864)

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1836 words.

(Austrian cit. 1947). Son of Franz Strauss, hn.‐player in Munich court orch. Had pf. lessons at 4 and

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

<i>Salome.</i> Richard Strauss

David McKee.

in The Opera Quarterly

January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Opera. 0 words.

Go to Oxford Journals »  full text   » abstract

Richard Strauss: <i>Salome</i>

Micaela K. Baranello.

in The Opera Quarterly

September 2011; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Opera. 3021 words.

Go to Oxford Journals »  full text   » abstract

<i>Friedenstag</i>. Richard Strauss

David McKee.

in The Opera Quarterly

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Opera. 0 words.

Go to Oxford Journals »  full text   » abstract

<i>Der Rosenkavalier</i>. Richard Strauss

Roger Pines.

in The Opera Quarterly

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Opera. 0 words.

Go to Oxford Journals »  full text   » abstract

Strauss, Richard (1864–1949)

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 215 words.

who rose to fame through his symphonic ‘tone poems’, such as Also Sprach Zarathustra, after Friedrich *Nietzsche (1896...

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Strauss, Richard (1864–1949)

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2002; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 534 words.

Bavarian, the most important successor of Wagner, composer of 15 operas, numerous Lieder, and much instrumental music. His early

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Strauss, Richard (1864–1949)

in The Oxford Companion to Fairy Tales

January 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mythology and Folklore. 549 words.

the most important successor of Wagner, who wrote 15 operas, numerous Lieder, and much instrumental music. His early symphonic poem ...

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Strauss, Richard (1864–1949)

Edited by Henry Garland and Mary Garland.

in The Oxford Companion to German Literature

January 1997; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 463 words.

(Munich, 1864–1949, Garmisch-Partenkirchen),

had a distinguished career as a conductor, beginning with an appointment to the Meiningen court at

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Strauss, Richard (1864–1949)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 51 words.

German composer. He composed incidental music for a performance of Romeo and Juliet (Munich, 1887) and published, as part

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Strauss, Richard (1864–1949)

in The Oxford Companion to Shakespeare

January 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 53 words.

He composed incidental music for a performance of Romeo and Juliet (Munich, 1887) and published, as part of Op.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Strauss, Richard Georg (1864)

Edited by Joyce Bourne.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1975 words.

German‐born composer, conductor, and pianist (Austrian citizen 1947). Son of Franz *Strauss, hn‐player in Munich court orch Had pf lessons at 4 and began composing at 6. Vn lessons at 8....

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page