Romantic Era Composers

Johann Strauss Jr.
(1825-1899)

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From Classics for Kids:
Strauss Biography and Music
Short radio shows about Strauss and his music
Strauss Activity Page

Strauss wrote little opera’s too, here’s a video of a song from one of his operetta’s.

Hear excerpts from The Story of Strauss in words and music

 

 

Naxos Online: (Login through the library website)
The Story of Classical Music (This is really fantastic for kids to listen to over and over!)
Fawkes History of Classical Music
Also explore Freegal through the library site. You get 3 free downloads per week!