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Zubin Mehta Conducts Strauss’s Don Juan
Dinner Party • 15-Sep-1982
Richard Strauss finished this tone poem at the age of 25, establishing himself as a master of the form and an innovator who had synthesized his own musical style. This performance from 1982 is conducted by then Music Director Zubin Mehta.
R. STRAUSS (1864–1949)
Don Juan, Tone Poem after Nikolaus Lenau, Op. 20 (1888)
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