Die Frau ohne Schatten

Richard Strauss

Die Frau ohne Schatten

Op. 65, TrV 235 • “The Woman without a Shadow”

About this work...

Die Frau ohne Schatten ("The Woman without a Shadow"), the third of Richard Strauss' collaborations with Hugo von Hofmannsthal, is an ambitious mixture of operatic elements, both musically and dramatically. The story is part parable, part quest, and part human drama in which love and character are put to the test; the ... read more