Definition of Strauss, Richard in English:

Strauss, Richard

Line breaks: Rich|ard Strauss
Pronunciation: /straʊs
 
, ʃt-/
  • (1864–1949), German composer. With the librettist Hugo von Hofmannsthal he produced operas such as Der Rosenkavalier (1911). Often regarded as the last of the 19th-century romantic composers, Strauss is also known for the tone poem Also Sprach Zarathustra (1896).

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