Strauss III, Johann (1866-1939)

Johann Strauss III (1900). Picture by Carl Pietzner. Public Domain

Alternative last name spellings
Alternative first name spellings: Johann Maria Eduard Strauss
Alias: –



Description: Johann Strauss III was an Austrian composer and conductor. Johann conducted from the violin the style of his family. He elevated the Strauss family to a new age of development when the Deutsche Grammophon of Germany recorded his conducting of the Johann Strauss Orchestra. Also, he was the first conductor in the Strauss family to works to be recorded by prominent recording companies.
Sex: Male Occupation: Composer and conductor.
Place of Birth / Death: Vienna, Austria / Berlin, Germany.
Country Tags: Austria
Periods: 19th Century. 20th Century. Genres: Symphonic music, Orchestral music, Choral music, Chamber music, Religious music, Vocal music, Instrumental music, Concert, Opera.
Styles: Post-romanticism, Nationalism. School / Group: –
Instruments: Piano and violin. Relatives: Eduard Strauss (father), Johann Strauss II and Josef Strauss (uncles), Johann Strauss I (grandfather), Henrietta Treffz (wife).
Patrons: – Master: –



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External links



  • Burkholder, J. Peter. Jay Grout, Donald. Palisca, Claude V. (2015). Historia de la música occidental. Madrid: Alianza música.
  • Kemp, Peter (1989). The Strauss Family: Portrait of a Musical Dynasty. Seven Hills Books, England.
  • Michels, Ulrich. (1992) Atlas de música, vol. 2. Madrid: Alianza Editorial.
  • Morgan, Robert P. (1999). La música del siglo XX. Madrid: Akal
  • Levi Yishai, Sarit (1988). Strauss: The Story of a Family and of an Industry (The Strauss Saga). Keter Publishing House, England.
  • Onnen, Frank. (1967). Enciclopedia de la música. Madrid: Afrodisio Aguado.
  • Pajares Alonso, Roberto L. (2010). Historia de la Música en 6 bloques. Madrid: Visión libros
  • Ross, Alex. (2013). El ruido eterno. Escuchar al siglo XX a través de su música. Barcelona: Seix Barral.
  • Suchet, John (2015). The Last Waltz: The Strauss Dynasty and Vienna. Classic FM. Elliott & Thompson Limited.
  • Turina, Joaquín. (2000). Enciclopedia abreviada de la música. Madrid: Biblioteca Nueva.