Johann Strauss, Jr.

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Johann Strauss, Jr.
Tritsch-Tratsch Polka


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Strauss Jr.: Tritsch-Tratsch Polka

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.

Track list:
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

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. What city did the Strauss family live in?






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



3. Johann Strauss Jr.s brothers were

Eduard and Josef

Charles and Andrew

Maxwell and John

Lawrence and James

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