The cello part for Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30, by Richard
Strauss, has been edited by Stephen Geber, principal cellist of the Cleveland Orchestra from 1973 until 2003. Geber's bowings, fingerings
and other editorial markings have been added throughout the score.
Composed in 1896, Also sprach Zarathustra was inspired by Friedrich Nietzsche's philosophical
treatise of the same name. The composer conducted its first
performance on November 27, 1896 in Frankfurt.
Please note: Bowings have been marked throughout with fingerings for select passages. This score is only available for purchase by customers located in the USA and Canada.
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