Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche

Richard Strauss

Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche

Op. 28, TrV 171 • “Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks”

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One of Strauss' most popular symphonic poems is Till Eulenspiegel, a single-movement work for orchestra. It was composed between 1894 and 1895, shortly after the premiere and critical debacle of his first opera Guntram. In choosing the popular tale of Till Eulenspiegel as the basis for the tone poem, Strauss found an e... read more