About 'Waltz from Die Fledermaus'
Strauss II,Johann (biography)
October 25, 1825 , Vienna
June 3, 1899 , Vienna
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.
A famous waltz from Strauss's champagne and hi-jinks filled operetta Die Fledermaus which centres on Gabriel von Eisenstein who has recently been released from prison for slander. His friend persuades him to go to a masked ball, where he accidentally seduces his own wife!
|Score Key:||Ab major (Sounding Pitch) Bb major (Clarinet in Bb) (View more Ab major Music for Clarinet )|
|Time Signature:||3/4 (View more 3/4 Music)|
|Tempo Marking:||Allegro grazioso (View more music marked Allegro)|
|Number of Pages:||2|
|Difficulty:||Easy Level: Recommended for Beginners with some playing experience|