Chronik zu Leben und Werk
|Omfattning||826 sidor; 15,6 × 23,4 cm|
|Tillverkarens nr.||RSE 2600|
This Strauss chronicle is a unique document of the life of one of the most important composers of the 19th and 20th Centuries.The Strauss chronicle contains a detailed record of the activities of Richard Strauss, day by day, describing his conducting of rehearsals and performances of operas and concerts, his travels, holidays and many other things. This volume is thus not only of interest from a biographical point of view, but may at the same time be understood as a historical document casting light on the music business in general and opera houses in particular.A detailed index with brief notes on all the people mentioned in the text and an index of Strauss works makes this chronicle a treasure trove for Strauss lovers and others, too.