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A German/Austrian family of composers famous for their waltzes, polkas and other dance music composed for Viennese high society.

They include
- Johann Strauss the Elder; father (1804-1849); and his sons
- Johann Strauss the Younger (1825–1899);
- Josef Strauss (1827-1870); and
- Eduard Strauss (1835–1916).
  • Johann Strauss Foundation

    Aims to support advanced musical education in Alberta, Canada, and encourage young musicians through scholarships. Includes information about their programs and activities, with contacts and links.

  • Strauss Festival of Elk Grove

    An annual celebration of the music of the Strauss family in a Californian town. Includes a program, history, and background on Johann Strauss the Younger and his family.

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