The photo pictures of music sites - opera houses, musicisns' monuments, statues, plaques, and music related objects, taken during our trip to Austria, Hungary, Croatia, and Slovenia, July 13 - July 25, 2012.
Thursday, September 6, 2012
Eduard Strauss(1835-1916), Austrian composer and conductor, youngest son of Johann Strauss, Sr. His elder brother Johann, Jr influenced his decision to turn to music. Co-conducted the Strauss Orchestra with brother Josef. From 1872 to 1878 he was director of Court Balls, toured London and US. He composed over 300 waltzes and polkas.