Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Music Online. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Music Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Elektra (opera) (‘Electra’)locked

  • David Murray


Tragödie in one act by richard Strauss to a libretto by hugo von Hofmannsthal after SophoclesElectra; Dresden, Hofoper, 25 January 1909.

At the age of 17 Strauss had set a chorus from Sophocles’ Electra for male voices and orchestra; but it was probably not until ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Please subscribe to access the full content.