Eduard Strauss

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Mapping the Musical Genome
The Waltzing Strauss Family
The extraordinary dynasty of dance music composers and musicians named Strauss originated in the Hungarian town of Buda. Around 1750, Grandfather Johann moved to Vienna, and his son Franz Borgias operated a small tavern in the suburb of Leopoldstadt. That
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The Waltz King – Three Strauss Brothers
This is a big year for Strausses! We have celebrated the 150th birthday of Richard Strauss, composer of the great tone poems Ein Heldenleben Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks, Don Juan, Don Quixote and Thus Spake Zarathustra and his controversial operas
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