Der Rosenkavalier op. 59
Komodie fur Musik in 3 Aufzugen. Composed by Richard Strauss (1864-1949). Edited by Kurt Pahlen. This edition: Paperback/Soft Cover. Paperback. Series Music. Text/libretto. Op. 59. 416 pages. Schott Music #SEM 8018. Published by Schott Music (SD.49041678).
Item Number: SD.49041678
ISBN 9783254080189. 4.75x7.5 inches. German.
This comprehensive introduction contains the complete libretto with numerous music examples. The author comments on the work with music-related references as well explanations on the external and internal action. A short summary of the plot and a brief outline of the genesis bring 'Der Rosenkavalier' into relation with the composer's entire oeuvre and life, thus providing comprehensive, richly illustrated information on this opera.