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CUNY TV - Strauss: The Waltz King

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The history of the waltz and the father-and-son composers most famous for it, Johann Strauss Sr. and Johann Strauss Jr. (“The Blue Danube”). Lavishly illustrated with the music and dancing of the time, recreated in Vienna's sumptuous Homburg Palace. Hosted by soprano Lesley Garrett. Dir.: Rupert Edwards.