23 January 2018
'I find the skill of Strauss is awesome, it’s frightening how he paints those pictures with his music.'
16 January 2018
A quick guide to Richard Strauss's taboo-breaking and deliciously decadent opera.
3 February 2017
While those responsible for the music are often household names, the person behind an opera’s text may have been unfairly overlooked.
6 December 2016
American soprano Renée Fleming and Kasper Holten discuss Robert Carsen's new Royal Opera production.
14 July 2014
The composer shared Johann Strauss II's fondness for triple time.
4 July 2014
World-class cast includes Karita Mattila, Roberto Saccà and Jane Archibald, conducted by Antonio Pappano.
16 June 2014
Mozart might be the city's most famous son, but Strauss and the Salzburg Festival ensure it remains relevant in today's musical world.
11 June 2014
Christof Loy's playful production staged to celebrate Strauss's 150th anniversary.
12 February 2014
A quick guide to Richard Strauss and Hugo von Hofmannsthal's mystical masterpiece.
2 January 2014
Another chance to hear Andris Nelsons conduct Richard Strauss’s most daring opera.