Thursday, September 6, 2012

Strauss, Johann(Sr)

Johann Strauss, Sr(1804-1849), Austrian composer, known as the "Father of Waltz", he led his full orchestra and toured Budapest, Holland, Germany, Belgium, and France. he composed over 250 works, mainly waltzes. His most famous piece is - "Radetzky March", still played at every Vienna Philharmonic New Year's Concert.

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