28 June 2016
Why have Goethe's works influenced composers including Mozart, Beethoven and Massenet?
9 June 2014
Without Ritter's radicalizing influence, Strauss would have never written revolutionary works like Salome and Elektra.
17 March 2014
Richard Strauss's father was a famed horn player who had a tempestuous relationship with Richard Wagner.
17 February 2014
The elder composer influenced hugely Strauss, but was critical of his fan's musical style.