RICHARD STRAUSS (1864-1949): Ariadne auf Naxos - Symphony-Suite (arr. D. Wilson Ochoa), Suite Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, Op. 60.
Catalogue Number: 02S052
Description: Ochoa, former orchestral horn player and now music librarian for the Boston Symphony, has created a new symphonic orchestral suite from Strauss' opulent opera, enabling the orchestra to revel in music of extreme beauty and sensuous luxury, studded with gorgeous instrumental solos and the composer's incomparable blend of poignancy, humor and melodic richness. Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra; JoAnn Falletta.