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Richard Strauss

Date of Death: September 08, 1949 (85)

Birth Place: Munich, GERMANY

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Northern Ballet Will Perform Triple-Bill of Short Works

Northern Ballet will open its autumn 2024 season with Three Short Ballets a triple-bill featuring two world premières and a Northern première. The trio of works will be performed in Leeds at the Stanley & Audrey Burton Theatre from the 6-14 September and in London in early 2025. 

Michael Sanderling and Jukka-Pekka Saraste Make Debuts with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra

The Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (HK Phil) announces the Hong Kong debut of two internationally acclaimed conductors, Michael Sanderling and Jukka-Pekka Saraste, alongside soloists HK Phil Concertmaster Jing Wang, HK Phil Principal Clarinet Andrew Simon, and guest organist Christian Schmitt respectively, in a series of captivating concerts held in April.

92NY to Present COTTON: Denyce Graves, Mezzo-Soprano And Justin Austin, Baritone

Join the 92nd Street Y for COTTON: Denyce Graves, mezzo-soprano and Justin Austin, baritone. See when you can catch the performance and learn how to purchase tickets.

ARIADNA EN NAXOS Comes to Teatro Colon This Month

Ariadna en Naxos comes to Teatro Colon this month. Performances run 12-19 April.

Guest Conductors Lead Spring Concerts At San Francisco Symphony

Guest conductors Karina Canellakis, Gustavo Gimeno, Marta Gardolińska, and Ryan Bancroft lead the San Francisco Symphony in four weeks of concerts at Davies Symphony Hall in April and May.

Merola Opera Program Unveils All Female-Directed 2024 Season

San Francisco’s Merola Opera Program has unveiled its 2024 season. See full programming and learn how to purchase tickets.

CANDIDE Comes to Madison Opera Next Month

Madison Opera will close its 23/24 mainstage season with its first production in over 30 years of Candide, Leonard Bernstein’s beloved American opera.  Based on Voltaire’s satirical novella, Candide mixes a dazzling score with comedy, tragedy, and impossible situations that result in a sublime whole.

THE UNBROKEN CIRCLE Comes to Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra in April

Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra will present Emmy Award-winning composer and conductor Jeff Beal leading the orchestra in a program titled The Unbroken Circle,  featuring works by Beal, Richard Strauss, and Ottorino Respighi at Second Church in Newton on April 7th. 

Cynthia Erivo & More to be Featured in New York Philharmonic 2024-25 Season

The New York Philharmonic has revealed its 2024–25 season. Learn more about the season!

Sarasota Music Festival Reveals 60th Anniversary Theme and Concert Highlights

Sarasota Music Festival has announced its concert programs for the 2024 Festival season.  Celebrating its 60th anniversary, this year’s Festival is themed “Music Unbound.”

Semperoper Dresden Announces 2024/25 Programme

Discover the 2024/25 programme of the Semperoper Dresden. Get the latest updates on performances, artists, and premieres in the upcoming season at one of Germany's most renowned opera houses.

World Premiere, DC Premieres & More Set for National Symphony Orchestra 2024-25 Season

The National Symphony Orchestra has unveiled its 2024–2025 season. See full programming and learn how to purchase tickets.

Ben Platt, Norm Lewis, and More Set For The Ravinia Festival's 2024 Summer Lineup

The Ravinia Festival has revealed its complete 2024 summer lineup. Among this year's Broadway names taking the stage at The Ravinia Festival are Ben Platt, Jessie Mueller, Norm Lewis, Michael Feinstein, and more! Learn more about the full lineup here!

PUCCINI, BUSONI, OFFENBACH and ROSSINI Announced Among the Attractions of Theatro Sao Pedro's 2024 Season

The lyrical season will feature 12 titles, such as Turandot, by Busoni, Gianni Schicchi, by Puccini, Le Comte Ory, by Rossini, among others. The program also includes ballets, cinema and music, and concerts in a year in which São Pedro establishes partnerships with the Cinemateca, the São Paulo Companhia de Dança and guest orchestras.

Amplio Programa Musical Se Presentará A Través De Las Agrupaciones Artísticas Del Inbal

La Secretaría de Cultura federal y el Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes y Literatura (Inbal), con una amplia programación, presenta las actividades artísticas que las agrupaciones musicales realizarán durante los siguientes meses de 2024, en el marco del 90 aniversario del Palacio de Bellas Artes.

Houston Symphony Reveals 24-25 Season Featuring Jessica Vosk, Pink Martini & More

The Houston Symphony has revealed its 2024−25 Season. See full programming and learn how to purchase tickets.

ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRA Comes to Den Norske Opera This Week

Also sprach Zarathustra comes to Den Norske Opera this week. The performance is set for 9 March, 2024.

BACH WEEK FESTIVAL To Take Final Bow With 50th Anniversary Season

Celebrate the final season of the Evanston-based BACH WEEK FESTIVAL, a beloved Chicago spring tradition since 1974. The 50th anniversary season, running from April 26 to May 5, 2024, will conclude with J. S. Bach's final sacred masterpiece, the Mass in B Minor.

David P. Silcox, Writer, Administrator and Deputy Government Minister, Passes Away at 87

On Tuesday, David P. Silcox, whose long and distinguished career in the arts made him an influential figure in Canadian culture, died February 27, 2024 in Toronto. He was 87 years old. 

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Announces Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason As 2024 MAC Music Innovator

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra reveals Cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason as the 2024 MAC Music Innovator in a groundbreaking announcement.

Richard Strauss FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

How many shows has Richard Strauss written?

Richard Strauss has written 1 shows including Ariadne Auf Naxos (Composer).

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