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Richard Strauss (I) (1864–1949)

Soundtrack | Music Department | Writer
KNOWN FOR 
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) | WALL·E (2008) | Toy Story 2 (1999)
AKA 
R. Strauss | Richard Morten Strauss
BORN 
Jun 11, 1864 (died Sep 8, 1949)

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Projects in Development (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (8 episodes, 1994–2015), Soundtrack (1 episode, 2015), Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 1991), Writer ("ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRA") (1 episode, 2006)  Less 1991–2015 11 Filming
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Past Film & Video (129 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (108 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Mike and Mike in the MorningMike and Mike in the Morning (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 2
  • Primary photo for Richard Strauss - Skizze eines LebensRichard Strauss - Skizze eines Lebens (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage), Composer (stock music)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Im Olymp der KunstIm Olymp der Kunst (TV Movie) Music ("Die Frau ohne Schatten")  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Atop the Fourth WallAtop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Bi no tsuboBi no tsubo (TV Series) Writer ("Als Splash Zarathastra") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Watashi no Fujisan (Jun 14, 2013) Writer ("Als Splash Zarathastra")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show with Jay LenoThe Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (10 episodes, 2011–2013), Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2011), Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra (2001)") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2011–2013 12
    • Episode #21.147 (May 15, 2013) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
    • Eva Longoria/Terry Crews/Cavalia's Odysseo (Apr 4, 2013) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #21.59 (Dec 17, 2012) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Pastor Mike OnlinePastor Mike Online (TV Series) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Episode #1.142 (Feb 5, 2013) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for CaddicarusCaddicarus (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathrustra") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Richard Strauss: Ariadne Auf Naxos, Opera in One Act, Op. 60 (Original Version)Richard Strauss: Ariadne Auf Naxos, Opera in One Act, Op. 60 (Original Version) (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Elisabeth Heller: Die JahrhundertfrauElisabeth Heller: Die Jahrhundertfrau (TV Movie) Music ("Die Zeit ist ein sonderbar' Ding")  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Arròs covatArròs covat (TV Series) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Arròs per a tres (Nov 10, 2012) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra")  Less
  • Primary photo for Gintberg på kantenGintberg på kanten (TV Series) Music (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for BBC PromsBBC Proms (TV Series) Music ("Also sprach Zarathustra", "Four Last Songs") (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Phineas and FerbPhineas and Ferb (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2012), Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011–2012 2
  • Primary photo for Robot ChickenRobot Chicken (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2011), Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for Die Frau ohne SchattenDie Frau ohne Schatten (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for MadMad (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for The Metropolitan Opera HD LiveThe Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) Music By (3 episodes, 2008–2011), Music ("Capriccio, Final Scene") (1 episode, 2008), Writer (Text) (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2008–2011 4
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  • Primary photo for SGU Stargate UniverseSGU Stargate Universe (TV Series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Hope (Mar 28, 2011) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less
  • Primary photo for Women in LoveWomen in Love (TV Mini-series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #1.1 (Mar 24, 2011) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less
  • Primary photo for Thomas Bernhard - Die KunstnaturkatastropheThomas Bernhard - Die Kunstnaturkatastrophe (TV Movie) Composer (stock music)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Orange Juice in Bishop's GardenOrange Juice in Bishop's Garden (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode IIIRobot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III (TV Movie) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra")  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for ElektraElektra (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for MisfitsMisfits (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathrustra") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #2.4 (Dec 2, 2010) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathrustra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Spise med PriceSpise med Price (TV Series) Music (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for ElektraElektra (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Jeopardy!Jeopardy! (TV Series) Writer ("Ein Heldenleben") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #26.156 (Apr 19, 2010) Writer ("Ein Heldenleben")  Less
  • Primary photo for Midsomer MurdersMidsomer Murders (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Rude TubeRude Tube (TV Series) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Answer to the Lost RiddleThe Answer to the Lost Riddle (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Wir sind KaiserWir sind Kaiser (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Episode #2.8 (Nov 27, 2008) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less
  • Primary photo for The Angry Video Game NerdThe Angry Video Game Nerd (TV Series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
    • Double Vision: Part 2 (Apr 8, 2008) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Big Bang TheoryThe Big Bang Theory (TV Series) Soundtrack (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for SalomeSalome (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Top GearTop Gear (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
    • Episode #10.5 (Nov 11, 2007) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Nostalgia CriticThe Nostalgia Critic (TV Series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Die Schweigsame FrauDie Schweigsame Frau (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for WWE BacklashWWE Backlash (TV Special) Writer ("Sprach Zarathustra")  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Ariadne auf NaxosAriadne auf Naxos (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for WWE Monday Night RAWWWE Monday Night RAW (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Eddie Guerrero Tribute Show (Nov 14, 2005) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1995), Music ("Don Quixote") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 1995–2004 2
  • Primary photo for Ariadne auf NaxosAriadne auf Naxos (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for DaphneDaphne (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for CapriccioCapriccio (TV Movie) Composer (A conversation piece for music in one act by), Writer (Libretto)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of FearThe Power of Nightmares: The Rise of the Politics of Fear (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • The Phantom Victory (2004) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for FuturamaFuturama (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (3 episodes, 2000–2003)  Less 2000–2003 3
    • The Sting (Jun 1, 2003) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less
    • Godfellas (Mar 17, 2002) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less
    • A Bicyclops Built for Two (Mar 19, 2000) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less
  • Primary photo for Live from the Metropolitan OperaLive from the Metropolitan Opera (TV Series) Music By (5 episodes, 1980–2003)  Less 1980–2003 5
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  • Primary photo for Ariadne auf NaxosAriadne auf Naxos (TV Movie) Music By  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for One Foot in the GraveOne Foot in the Grave (TV Series) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
    • The Dawn of Man (Nov 13, 2000) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra")  Less
  • Primary photo for TroldspejletTroldspejlet (TV Series) Composer (stock music) (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Ariadne auf NaxosAriadne auf Naxos (TV Movie) Music By, Music ("Ariadne auf Naxos")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for ArtemisiaArtemisia (TV Movie) Writer ("Morgen")  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for 3rd Rock from the Sun3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Cartoon SushiCartoon Sushi (TV Series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathsura") (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
    • Episode #1.4 (1997) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathsura") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for SaloméSalomé (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Space Ghost Coast to CoastSpace Ghost Coast to Coast (TV Series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
    • $20.01 (Feb 9, 1996) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Ren & Stimpy ShowThe Ren & Stimpy Show (TV Series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (2 episodes, 1993–1995), Music ("Aus Italien (aka Funiculì, Funiculà)") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992–1995 3
  • Primary photo for Die Frau Ohne SchattenDie Frau Ohne Schatten (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The World's Greatest MagicThe World's Greatest Magic (TV Special) Music ("Also sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Mystery Science Theater 3000Mystery Science Theater 3000 (TV Series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (2 episodes, 1989–1993)  Less 1989–1993 2
    • The Painted Hills (Sep 26, 1993) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less
    • Mighty Jack (Mar 5, 1989) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less
  • Primary photo for CapriccioCapriccio (TV Movie) Music By, Writer (Text By)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for SalomeSalome (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Designing WomenDesigning Women (TV Series) Soundtrack (2 episodes, 1991–1992)  Less 1991–1992 2
  • Primary photo for Die Frau ohne SchattenDie Frau ohne Schatten (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Wonder YearsThe Wonder Years (TV Series) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra", Op. 30) (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
    • Ninth Grade Man (Sep 26, 1990) Writer ("Also sprach Zarathustra", Op. 30)  Less
  • Primary photo for SalomeSalome (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for ElektraElektra (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for CodaCoda (TV Movie) Writer ("Elektra")  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for ScreenplayScreenplay (TV Series) Writer ("Beim Schlafengehen") (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
    • Daylight Robbery (Jul 16, 1986) Writer ("Beim Schlafengehen")  Less
  • Primary photo for Võõra nime allVõõra nime all (TV Movie) Composer (additional music)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for ArabellaArabella (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for IntermezzoIntermezzo (TV Movie) Music By, Writer (Libretto)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for La femme sans ombreLa femme sans ombre (TV Movie) Music By ("Die Frau ohne Schatten")  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Ripping YarnsRipping Yarns (TV Series) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
    • Golden Gordon (Oct 17, 1979) Music ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Richard Strauss - Kein HeldenlebenRichard Strauss - Kein Heldenleben (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
    • Robert Klein/Bonnie Raitt (Jan 28, 1978) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Eugene Ormandy Conducts the Philadelphia OrchestraEugene Ormandy Conducts the Philadelphia Orchestra (TV Movie) Music ("Suite from 'Der Rosenkavalier'")  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for MTV: n juhlakonserttiMTV: n juhlakonsertti (TV Movie) Writer ("Vier letzte Lieder: Frühling", "Vier letzte Lieder: Im Abendrot")  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Evening at SymphonyEvening at Symphony (TV Series) Composer ("Ein Heidenleben (A Hero's Life) (1 episode, 1975), Music ("Ein Heidenleben (A Hero's Life)") (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Central Park in the Dark/A Hero's Life (Oct 5, 1975) Composer ("Ein Heidenleben (A Hero's Life), Music ("Ein Heidenleben (A Hero's Life)")  Less
  • Primary photo for SalomeSalome (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Die Schweigsame FrauDie Schweigsame Frau (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Monty Python's Flying CircusMonty Python's Flying Circus (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
    • Spam (Dec 15, 1970) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Music By (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for ElektraElektra (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Der Bürger als EdelmannDer Bürger als Edelmann (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for KuustudioKuustudio (TV Movie) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra") (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for CivilisationCivilisation (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Solemn Prelude", "Till Eulenspiegel") (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
    • The Fallacies of Hope (May 11, 1969) Writer ("Solemn Prelude", "Till Eulenspiegel") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for New York Philharmonic Young People's ConcertsNew York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts (TV Series) Music ("Don Quixote", Op. 35 (excerpts)) (1 episode, 1968), Music By (1 episode, 1968), Music ("Don Quixote" (excerpt)) (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958–1968 2
  • Primary photo for The Epic That Never WasThe Epic That Never Was (TV Movie) Music ("Also sprach Zarathustra" (opening fanfare))  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Ariadne auf NaxosAriadne auf Naxos (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for 11 juli-programma11 juli-programma (TV Movie) Music  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Romanticism in MusicRomanticism in Music (TV Movie) Music ("Don Juan")  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for ArabellaArabella (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Infinite Variety of MusicThe Infinite Variety of Music (TV Movie) Music ("Death and Transfiguration" (finale), final trio from "Der Rosenkavalier")  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Der RosenkavalierDer Rosenkavalier (TV Movie) Music By  Less 1949
  • Primary photo for Phettbergs nette Leit ShowPhettbergs nette Leit Show (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less 1995– 
  • Primary photo for The Frank Rosenthal ShowThe Frank Rosenthal Show (TV Series) Writer ("Also Sprach Zarathustra")  Less 1977– 
  • Primary photo for Berlin 1936: Games of the XI OlympiadBerlin 1936: Games of the XI Olympiad (TV Mini-series) Writer ("Olympic Hymn"), Composer  Less 1936– 
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