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Strasser, Peter - Streissler Erich (14/25)
Strauß, Johann, Sohn Strauss, Richard

Strauß, Josef


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Josef Strauß, lithograph



Strauß, Josef, b. Vienna, Aug. 22, 1827, d. Vienna, July 22, 1870, composer, originally architect and inventor; son of Johann Strauß the Elder, from 1862 directed the Strauß Orchestra together with his brother Johann Strauß the Younger; pursued a more poetic style of composition influenced by Franz Schubert, H. Berlioz and F. Chopin.


Works: waltzes: Sphärenklänge; Delirienwalzer; Dorfschwalben aus Österreich; Mein Lebenslauf ist Lieb´ und Lust. - Operettas, dances.

Literature: A. Witeschnik, Die Dynastie Strauß, 1958; A. Weinmann, Verzeichnis sämtlicher Werke von Josef und Eduard Strauß, 1967; P. Prange, Die Strauß-Dynastie, 1991.


References to other albums:
History of Music: Ernst Krenek: Reisebuch aus den österreichischen Alpen, Der Wein

 
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