Richard Strauss

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2014

    Drink Your Mexican Hot Chocolate in Beer Form

    It's that age-old fall conundrum. You want a cozy seasonal beverage, but you also want a beer. You're all cidered out and think pumpkin beers can suck it. What do you do? Pour a beer in your hot cocoa? No, dummy. You crack open a Xocoveza Mocha Stout. Who cares if you can't pronounce it? (Sho-Co-Va ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2014

    Boom Island's Limited Edition Richard Strauss Beer Is a Brew Set to Music

    As you can imagine, Boom Island's head brewer Kevin Welch is a whiz with the mash tuns and fermenters. But what you might not expect is his musical bent: Welch is a former substitute French horn player with the Minnesota Orchestra. He wanted to thank many of his fellow musicians -- both for their c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2010

    Minnesota Orchestra: Weekend rundown (classical edition)

    ​Saturday night is your last chance to catch the Minnesota Opera's production of Salome by Richard Strauss, the German Romantic composer's steamy take on the story of a young girl who performs an erotic dance for her step-father in order to wreak vengeance on a holy man who rebuffed her advances ( ... More >>

  • Feature

    July 14, 1999
  • Arts

    June 11, 1997

    The Young and the Headless

    Diabolique!: Alyce Finwall strikes a Salomé pose