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By Burton D. Fisher

An entire advisor to Richard Strauss's Salome inclusive of the tale SYNOPSIS, significant CHARACTERS within the opera, tale NARRATIVE with ONE-BAR song spotlight EXAMPLES, and an ESSAY delivering heritage in regards to the opera and its composer, research, and insightful statement.

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