Dresden Staatskapelle presents works by Weber, Wagner, and R. Strauss

Dresden Staatskapelle | January 4, 2024, 9:00 pm

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Christian Thielemann gestures towards the orchestra while conducting the CSO
Christian Thielemann conducts the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (Photo: Todd Rosenberg Photography)

Christian Thielemann leads the Dresden Staatskapelle in an exceptional performance of audience favorites. We celebrate the start of the New Year with Weber’s Jubilee Overture and the ever-recognizable Also sprach Zarathustra by Strauss bookended by Wagner’s Overture to Tannhäuser and Strauss’s Der Rosenkavalier suite.


Music conducted by Christian Thielemann

Carl Maria von Weber: Jubilee Overture, Op. 59
Richard Wagner: Overture to Tannhäuser
Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30
Richard Strauss: Suite from Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59