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Strauss shocked contemporary ears with his harsh dissonances, brash orchestration, and disturbing subject matter for his works. He was a favorite target for cartoonists, as shown here!

Richard Strauss

Why was Strauss considered to be the “bad boy” of music at the turn of the century?

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