Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 31 January 2020View it hereDismiss
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
What's on

Richard Strauss

Richard Strauss: A 150th Anniversary Tribute

Enjoy our playlist to celebrate the 150th birthday of Richard Strauss. 
September 2020
Evening performance
Matinee performance
Fact file
Year of birth1864
Year of death1949
Upcoming eventsSee more...

LondonStrauss, Hannah Kendall & Bartók

Strauss, Hannah Kendall & Bartók
Strauss R., Kendall, Bartók
London Symphony Orchestra; Kerem Hasan

BambergHrůša conducts the Alpensinfonie

© Andreas Herzau
Janáček, Strauss R.
Bamberg Symphony; Jakub Hrůša

BrnoHrůša conducts Janáček and Richard Strauss

© Andreas Herzau
Janáček, Strauss R.
Bamberg Symphony; Jakub Hrůša

BarcelonaHomage to Robert Gerhard

Homage to Robert Gerhard
Gerhard, Chaminade, Fauré, Mendelssohn, Strauss R., Brahms
Irene Mas; Mereia Tarragó; Tànit Bono; Ferran Albrich

BerlinRundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin & Vladimir Jurowski

Bach, Paganini, Strauss R.
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra; Vladimir Jurowski; Fedor Rudin
Latest reviewsSee more...

Beethoven and slimline Strauss in Budapest

Iván Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra © Budapest Festival Orchestra
The tiniest orchestral details were discernible with tremendous clarity. 
Read more

Spectacular views and musical serenades at the Davos Festival

Festivalwanderung © Sarah Batschelet
If ever there were an original programme at one of Switzerland’s esteemed summer festivals, this Festivalwanderung was it.
Read more

There will be blood: Elektra in Salzburg

Aušrinė Stundytė (Elektra) © Bernd Uhlig | Salzburger Festspiele
An Elektra conducted like Mendelssohnian fairy music, sung not shouted, just as Strauss required.
Read more

Strauss' Le bourgeois gentilhomme throws a party in Martina Franca

Il borghese gentiluomo © Clarissa Lapollaph
The fil rouge of the performance is represented by two young dancers.
Read more

Martina Franca reopens with Richard Strauss' Ariadne auf Naxos

Carmela Remigio (Primadonna) © Clarissa Lapollaph
A complex plot with great music and great theatre where Strauss showcases his compositional mastery.
Read more