About 'Also Sprach Zarathustra - Intro (as used in 2001 A Space Odyssey)'
Strauss, Richard (biography)
June 11, 1864 , Munich
September 8, 1949 , Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
Richard Strauss (June 11, 1864 - September 8, 1949) was a German composer of classical music particularly noted for his tone poems and operas. He was also a noted conductor.
This is the famous opening section of Straus's tone poem, which was used as the main theme to 2001: A Space Odyssey to depict a Sunrise.
|Score Key:||C major (Sounding Pitch) G major (French Horn in F) (View more C major Music for French Horn )|
|Tempo Marking:||Sehr breit = 69|
|Time Signature:||4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)|
|Number of Pages:||2|
|Difficulty:||Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience|