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Richard Strauss – An Anniversary Appreciation

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of Richard Strauss, some of the world’s most distinguished performers discuss with Jon Tolansky Strauss’s attributes as a writer of orchestral tone poems, operas and lieder.  Taking part are conductors Sir Mark Elder and Bernard Keeffe, and singers Maria Ewing, Dame Felicity Lott and Thomas Hampson.

Presented and Produced by Jon Tolansky

Series Producer RTÉ lyric fm : Olga Buckley

Production coordinator RTÉ lyric fm : Eoin OKelly

RTÉ lyric fm, Friday 6th June, 7pm-8pm