Dorfschwalben aus Oesterreich

Josef Strauss

Dorfschwalben aus Oesterreich

Op. 164

About this work...

The Austrian Village Swallows Waltz is one of the most popular works by this supposedly lesser figure in the Strauss family, Josef. He was the second oldest son of Johann I and a somewhat withdrawn person -- immensely talented, though, and some say perhaps the greatest of the Strauss family of composers. He often exhib... read more