Strauss Orchestral Songs
Strauss Moon Interlude and Closing Scene from Capriccio
Elgar In the South (Alassio)
Heidi Melton soprano
Donald Runnicles conductor
This year marks the 150th anniversary of Richard Strauss, the seminal opera composer of the late Romantic period. His vocal works will be bookended with Beethoven’s Second Symphony and a soaring concert overture by the “English Strauss,” Edward Elgar.