Articles about Richard Strauss

Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony
American Record Guide (2016) Vol. 79, No. 1, pp. 17-18

A week earlier Nelsons and the BSO presented two performances of mighty Russian repertoire: Prokofieff's cantata "Alexander Nevsky" and Rachmaninoff's "Symphonic Dances." Nevsky's libretto recalls the earlier repulsion of an army of invading Swedes and describes the later depredations visited ...