Oboe Concerto

Richard Strauss

Oboe Concerto in D major

TrV 292, AV144

About this work...

Strauss' Oboe Concerto (1945-1946) dates from the final stages of the composer's career. As a product of his lifetime of experience, it ranks as one of the finest works ever composed for the instrument. Strauss wrote the concerto at the suggestion of John De Lancie, an American soldier and professional oboist stationed... read more