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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I always assumed that the man could just see his dead wife on All Soul’s Day, when pagans believe that the veil between the worlds of the living and the dead are thinnest.

Choral compositions Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. The music follows Till througho They are also known as Brentano Lieder.

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Member feedback about Notturno Strauss: Denza filed a lawsuit against Strauss and eventually won. Just give me one of your sweet glances, as once you did in May.

Member feedback about Symphony No. Music based on works by William Shakespeare Revolvy Brain revolvybrain.

Place on the table the fragrant mignonettes, Bring in the last red asters, and let us talk of love again, as once we did in May. In he arranged the piece for orchestra with violin solo. The first recording of the piece was the last recording made by the Wtrauss pianist Glenn Gould.


Allerseelen (Strauss)

Background Strauss began work on the piece while staying in a Bavarian mountain resort in July In Hamburg, on 4 February Creative Commons Attribution 4. The revised version was first given in Weimar on 29 Octoberconducted strausss Paul Sixt, and later in in Berlin conducted by Robert Heger.

Singers awarded knighthoods Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. The play’s formal structure was well-suited to musical adaptation. A performance in Frankfurt was given on 9 March conducted by Ludwig Rottenberg.

Member feedback about Taillefer Strauss: The work was completed in Interpretations of poem allersedlen various. Der Rosenkavalier film. List of compositions by Richard Strauss topic Richard Strauss in A second updated edition of pages for all works of Strauss was published in with incipits, and his strwuss Florian From to he was the constant accompanist of the famous German baritone Heinrich Schlusnus, but he fell out with him when the singer made a career under the National Socialists.

Universal Edition Member feedback about Salome opera: The text is a rendering of the medieval tale Taillefer by the German poet Ludwig Uhland — It was one of his four Lieder Opus 27, a wedding present to his wife Pauline. The premiere with orchestral accompaniment in at Meiningen. He composed them, setting poems by Clemens Brentano, in for soprano and piano, and orchestrated one in and five in Most ambitious was Schlagobers, premiered during the official celebrations for the composer’s sixtieth birthday.


Member feedback about Japanese Festival Music: I have just read some of your poems David and am so glad I found it – your poetry is beautiful. There are instrumental arrangements for Brass bandincluding one by Stephen Roberts published in It was taken up and popularised by the British horn player Dennis Brain.

Articles containing German-language text Articles containing French-language text. The Japanese government commissioned music from composers of six nations to mark the th anniversary of the Japanese Empire although the historicity of the date of 11 February B. It is the only work by Richard Strauss for which he himself wrote a specific program. Performance history Post card of Strauss from Flowers bloom and al,erseelen their fragrance today on every grave; one day in the year is sacred for the dead.