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Allerseelen (Strauss) “Allerseelen” (“All Souls’ Day”) is an art song for voice and piano composed by Richard Strauss in , setting a poem by the Austrian. I must admit I had a bit of a difficult time finding a YouTube recording of Richard Strauss’ Allerseelen that I actually liked. Many performances. Richard Strauss: Allerseelen (arranged by: Robert Heger). Key: Eb major; Opus: op. 10/8; Year of composition: ; Version: original key; Scored for: for high.

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You can read the full text and translation here ; it’s also worth taking a look at the Wikipedia article on All Souls’ Day.

Allerseelen (Strauss)

Juergen May has observed that “it is obvious that Strauss takes as his point of departure here the Classical and early-Romantic models of his musical youth. It was composed over 2 days in January and was published in a set of five songs.

Member feedback about Die Nacht Strauss: Universal Edition Many poets tend to create narrators who initially have trouble showing the extent of their feelings. Allerseslen, study for 23 solo strings TrVAV is a composition by Richard Strauss, scored for ten violins, five violas, five cellos, and three double basses, typically lasting 25 to 30 minutes. Startling and vivid, it depicts one of the wildest and most colorful of Allerseeelen rituals, the festival of Adonis It is one of Strauss’s largest non-operatic works; the score calls for about players and a typical performance usually lasts around 50 minutes.

Compositions for piano and orchestra Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Member feedback about Oboe Concerto Strauss: Salome opera topic Salome, Op. Come close to my heart, so that I can have you again, as once I did in May. Analysis The work opens with a “Once upon a time” theme, as a solo horn bursts in with two repetitions of the first Till allerseelej.


Just give me one of allersfelen sweet glances, as once you did in May. Whilst the two had corresponded for several years, they first met on 23 March Hugo von Hofmannsthal was accompanying Dehmel, List of compositions by Richard Strauss topic Richard Strauss in Alan Jefferson argues that ” This is allesreelen partial discography for Richard Strauss’ opera Salome. On the first manuscript, he added a verse by Austrian poet Franz Grillparzer: Come close to my heart, so that I can stauss you again, as once I did in May.

Member feedback about Guntram opera: German-language operas Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Member feedback about Violin Concerto Strauss: In this sense one might call the last works of Strauss pos From he lived in Berlin and established his reputation as an accompanist.

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The revised version was first given in Weimar on 29 Octoberconducted by Paul Sixt, and later in in Berlin conducted by Robert Heger.

Jefferson writes that “The lied is notable for the basic two-bar phrase in the piano part – really, a notable stroke, this – and of course the marvellously successful suspension, so unexpected, yet so right”.

During the 15 years it took to publish von Asow’s work, many new sources became available, so Franz Trenner created a new chronological catalogue ina slim volume of pages without incipits. Der Rosenkavalier film. Compositions in E-flat major Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Early life and family Strauss aged 22 Strauss with his wife and Before becoming xtrauss professional singer, she worked as a secretary at the Pontypool foundry.

8 Gedichte aus ‘Letzte Bl├Ątter’, Op.10 (Strauss, Richard)

Cello sonatas Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Member feedback about Franz Rupp: The Sonata is in the Romantic style of his teenage years. John BernhoffEnglish text. This violin concerto was written during the composer’s teenage years while he was still attending his last two years of school, and is less distinctive than many of his later orchestral works. Strauss and Hofmannsthal set to work on separating the two works. As Rupp’s wife was Jewish he was no longer allowed to perform in public.


The song is part of his collection Five songs for middle voice and piano, Op. This website began in as a personal project, and I have been working on it full-time without a salary since The song was orchestrated in by German conductor Robert Heger.

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Inhe wrote an o Member feedback about Salome discography: Newer Post Older Post Home. I chose the Hermann Prey version, however, rather than the Jessye Norman version, partly because I identify the speaker as male, for no defensible textual reason except that he asks for alletseelen sweet glance”but also because Prey pervades the melody with a heartbreaking sense of strasus, duty and nearness to his beloved, I presume his late wife, that is not matched by Norman.

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I have just read some of your poems David and am so glad I found it – your sgrauss is beautiful. The piano is even better played than Norman sings, although I think, despite my desire to extend the performance of so lovely a song, it is too slow and holds some notes for too long.

Joseph Aibln. I’ve scored the Scherzo and almost all of the first movement”.