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Sydney Symphony Orchestra: “Elektra”

Eddie Pensier writes: Possibly the key thing to know about Richard Strauss’ Elektra┬áis that this opera is LOUD. Delightfully, magnificently loud. How loud? Well, most Mozart operas are scored for 50-60 orchestra members, most Verdi calls for 70-80, and even … Continue reading

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