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Classical Music with Dr. DeYoung: Richard Strauss

Classical Music with Dr. DeYoung: Richard Strauss In-Person

2024 Classical Music Class

Richard Strauss (1864-1949)(NOT Johann Strauss, the Waltz composer)

Richard Strauss is one of the most celebrated of the post-Romantic German composers.  His symphonic Tone Poems have become an indispensable part of the modern Symphony Orchestra repertory.  Our class will explore these colorful and exciting orchestral masterpieces, each of which has a story to tell.  In addition to learning about his life, he was a contemporary and friend of Gustav Mahler, we will also introduce excerpts from a few of his 15 Operas plus other important works.  No musical experience is needed to enjoy this appealing music.

Date:
Tuesday, February 13, 2024
Time:
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Time Zone:
Mountain Time - US & Canada (change)
Location:
Hondius Community Room
Audience:
  Adults (18+)  
Categories:
  Class  
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