Richard Strauss: An Intimate Portrait

Richard Strauss: An Intimate Portrait

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780500281598
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Publication date: 03/01/2000
Pages: 312
Product dimensions: 7.81(w) x 10.29(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

Preface7
Munich 186410
Ancestors13
Family Life18
An Education21
A Job32
A Young Revolutionary40
Time for Reflection49
'Guntram'51
Pauline Maria de Ahna56
Munich Again69
Hofkapellmeister in Berlin75
The Composer's Rights83
The Younger Franz89
The USA95
The 'Salome' Sensation98
Garmisch107
A World Reputation118
A Change of Direction124
'Ariadne'135
The End of an Epoch140
World War I147
Director in Vienna155
South America and the USA again159
Salzburg Brazil Vienna167
A Palace in Vienna172
'Intermezzo'175
'Helen' and Dresden183
Friends, Adventures, Family190
The Conductor201
'Arabella'210
Bayreuth215
The Honorary Office218
'Die schweigsame Frau'224
Snapshots232
After the Fall239
Italy and Hellas243
The Second World War249
The Approaching End257
Liberation?270
Switzerland274
Homecoming284
Chronology297
Chronological list of works300
Index305

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