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Title
Radetzky-Marsch
Composer
Johann Strauß 1804-1849 (sr.)
Conductor
Herbert Von Karajan 1908-1989
Performer
Berliner Philharmoniker  (orkest)
Publisher
Deutsche Grammophon, 1981
1 cd
Recording date
1988
Playing time
0:54:01
EAN
0028941002723
CDR
ABX0443
Placing suggestion
00 - Orkest (NBLC) K1 - Orkest (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 16 times in Flemish libraries

About Johann Strauß

Johann Strauss I (German: Johann Baptist Strauß, Johann Strauss (Vater); also Johann Baptist Strauss, Johann Strauss Sr., the Elder, the Father; 14 March 1804 – 25 September 1849) was an Austrian Romantic composer. He was famous for his waltzes, and he popularized them alongside Joseph Lanner, thereby setting the foundations for his sons to carry on his musical dynasty. He is best known for his composition of the Radetzky March (named after Joseph Radetzky von Radetz).

Life and work

Johann Strauss was born in Leopoldstadt (now in Vienna). Strauss's parents, Franz Borgias Strauss (10 October 1764 – 5 April 1816) and Barbara Dollmann (3 December 1770 – 28 August 1811), were innkeepers (Zum heiligen Florian). He was born a Roman Catholic.

Strauss’ mother died of 'creeping fever' when he was seven and…Read more on Wikipedia

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