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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 ...

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