Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

: The story of Don Juan

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Don Juan (Charles S. Ricketts, 1911) bbc.co.uk

The story of Don Juan taps a deep territory in the human psyche: love, betrayal, excess, and death. On Tuesday's Performance Today, we'll hear Richard Strauss's explosive tone poem based on the story of Don Juan.