Strauss: Orchestral Works / Kempe, Dresden Staatskapelle

Release Date: 8/1/2000
Catalog Number: 724357401623
Composer: Richard Strauss
Performer: Peter Mirring
Conductor: Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble: Dresden State Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1

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REVIEW:

Kempe's performances remain the absolute benchmarks for great Strauss playing and conducting. No one matches him and the Staatskapelle Dresden for sheer clarity of texture and consistent liveliness and musicality.

– ClassicsToday.com (David Hurwitz)
Works on This Recording
1. Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40 by Richard Strauss
Performer: Peter Mirring (Violin)
Conductor: Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble: Dresden State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1897-1898 ; Germany
2. Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24 by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble: Dresden State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888-1889 ; Germany
3. Salome, Op. 54: Dance of the seven veils by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble: Dresden State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903-1905 ; Germany
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