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Johann Strauss, Jr.:

Other Members of the Strauss Family

Johann Strauss, Sr. had three musical sons: Johann, Jr.; Josef; and Eduard. Sometimes they worked together as musicians, but other times, there was bitter rivalry.

Music heard in this episode:

Johann Strauss Sr.: Radetzky March
Johann Strauss Sr.: Erinnerung an Berlin
Johann Strauss Sr.: Neue Melodien Quadrille
Johann Strauss Jr.: Voices of Spring
Josef Strauss: Angelika Polka
Johann Strauss Jr. and Josef Strauss: Pizzicato Polka
Eduard Strauss: Behn Frei Polka
Johann Strauss Jr., Josef Strauss, Eduard Strauss: Schutzen-Quadrille

Learn more about Johann Strauss, Jr.

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

What city did the Strauss family live in?

 Paris

 Vienna

 London

 Munich

 Rome

The Strausses conducted by using their violin bows and their bodies instead of a baton.

 true

 false

What city did the Strauss family live in?

 Paris

 Vienna

 London

 Munich

 Rome

The Strausses conducted by using their violin bows and their bodies instead of a baton.

 true

 false

Johann Strauss Jr.s brothers were

 Eduard and Josef

 Charles and Andrew

 Maxwell and John

 Lawrence and James

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Johann Strauss, Jr.:

Other Members of the Strauss Family

Johann Strauss, Sr. had three musical sons: Johann, Jr.; Josef; and Eduard. Sometimes they worked together as musicians, but other times, there was bitter rivalry.

Music heard in this episode:

Johann Strauss Sr.: Radetzky March
Johann Strauss Sr.: Erinnerung an Berlin
Johann Strauss Sr.: Neue Melodien Quadrille
Johann Strauss Jr.: Voices of Spring
Josef Strauss: Angelika Polka
Johann Strauss Jr. and Josef Strauss: Pizzicato Polka
Eduard Strauss: Behn Frei Polka
Johann Strauss Jr., Josef Strauss, Eduard Strauss: Schutzen-Quadrille

Learn more about Johann Strauss, Jr.

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

What city did the Strauss family live in?

 Paris

 Vienna

 London

 Munich

 Rome

The Strausses conducted by using their violin bows and their bodies instead of a baton.

 true

 false

What city did the Strauss family live in?

 Paris

 Vienna

 London

 Munich

 Rome

The Strausses conducted by using their violin bows and their bodies instead of a baton.

 true

 false

Johann Strauss Jr.s brothers were

 Eduard and Josef

 Charles and Andrew

 Maxwell and John

 Lawrence and James

 

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