The world's largest Blue Danube

Although concerts have a tendency to become bigger every year, none can compare with the extravagance of the Peace Jubilee that Johann Strauss had to conduct on his US tour in 1872

Rudy Giovannini

Italy's Rudy Giovannini has become one of the most successful tenors in Germany, Austria and Belgium.

Waltzing in Vienna

One town combines all the luxury and romance of the waltz: Vienna. A visit to the city's ballrooms is an absolute must for anyone interested in Strauss

Strauss events around the world

Viva Strauss tracks the performers of the Strauss family music. Check them here, and drop us a line if you have news you want to share

There is no first or second class music, there is only beautiful or bad music - Luciano Pavarotti