Ein Heldenleben in perspective


Digital Programme

Programme from the World Première of Richard Strauss's Four Last Songs (22 May 1950, Royal Albert Hall)


Philharmonia Players on Strauss

Philharmonia Players discuss the music of Strauss from their perspective behind the music stands.

Richard Strauss Blog

Read about the turbulent final years of composer Richard Strauss, in this great blog from former Philharmonia member Justin Jones (1952-2012).


The Philharmonia and Strauss: A Brief History

Richard Strauss and his compositions have featured prominently throughout the history of the Philharmonia Orchestra. Here we chart some of our most important performances.


Concerts Featuring Strauss