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Johann Strauss II

Johann Strauss II artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Interviews & Profiles

Erich Kunzel

September 1, 2009 Hear the exuberant conductor lead his Cincinnati Pops Orchestra in music by Strauss and Copland.

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Erich Kunzel

September 1, 2009 Hear the exuberant conductor lead his Cincinnati Pops Orchestra in music by Strauss and Copland.

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January 1, 2008 In The Rest Is Noise, critic Alex Ross explores the richness of modern music.

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October 12, 2006 It's a piece that musicians love to hate — the "Blue Danube Waltz" by Johann Strauss, Jr.

Conductor Nicholas McGegan loves to languish in the late music of Richard Strauss.

March 16, 2011 Conductor Nicholas McGegan gets nostalgic when he hears the music of any composer named Strauss.

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Frederic Chopin

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Gillian Welch

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Spoon

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela

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Bon Iver

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Charles Mingus

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Emerson String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

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Wye Oak

Exclusive performances from the pop duo from Baltimore.

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M.I.A.

Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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Arcade Fire

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Strauss: Die Liebe der Danae

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  • Album: Strauss: Die Liebe der Danae
  • Artist: Various
  • Label: Telarc Distribution
  • Released: 2001
 

Ein Straussfest

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  • Album: Ein Straussfest
  • Artist: Erich Kunzel
  • Label: Telarc
 

Hollywood's Greatest Hits, Vol. 1

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  • Album: Hollywood's Greatest Hits, Vol. 1
  • Artist: Erich Kunzel
  • Label: Telarc
  • Released: 1987
 

American Jubilee

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  • Album: American Jubilee
  • Artist: Erich Kunzel
  • Label: Telarc
  • Released: 1988