Johann Strauss II’s “Kaiser-Walzer” (“Emperor Waltz”)
The Orchestra Now, conducted by Leon Botstein, performs Johann Strauss II‘s Kaiser-Walzer (Emperor Waltz) in a livestreamed concert from the Fisher Center at Bard on September 17, 2023.
Johann Strauss II
Born: 10/25/1825 in Vienna
Died: 6/3/1899 at age 63 in Vienna
Written: 1889, at age 63
Premiered: 10/21/1889 at the Königsbau in Berlin
>Read concert notes by TŌN violinist Jonathan Fenwick