Johann Strauss : Radetsky March
 

Johann Strauss : Radetsky March







About 'Radetsky March'



Artist: Strauss, Johann (biography)
Born:October 25, 1825 , Vienna
Died:June 3, 1899 , Vienna
The Artist:Johann Strauss II (or Johann Strauss the Younger, or Johann Strauss Jr.) (October 25, 1825 June 3, 1899) was an Austrian and German composer known especially for his waltzes, such as The Blue Danube.
Composition Date:1848
Composition Info:Radetzky March, Op. 228, is a march composed by Johann Strauss Sr. in 1848. It was dedicated to the Field Marshal Joseph Radetzky von Radetz, and became quite a popular march among soldiers. It has been remarked that its tone is more celebratory than martial- Strauss was commissioned to write the piece for a celebration of Radetsky's victory at the Battle of Custoza.
Number of Pages2
Difficulty LevelEasy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience






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