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Richard Strauss: A Famous Composer

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Throughout history, many musicians have established themselves as famous composers. One such leading composer of the late romantic and early modern eras, is known as Richard Strauss. Strauss was a leading German composer, who was born on 11 June 1864 in Munich. Throughout his life, he was known for his operas, until his death in 1949. During his lifetime, Strauss was a well-known conductor in Western Europe and the Americas. Strauss has been known to represent the late emerging time of German Romanticism, in which new methods of orchestration were combined with an creatively advanced harmonic style.
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