W regret that this course has been cancelled

This is the second of two day schools examining two very different views of music.  Johann Strauss, the Viennese king of the waltz and his influence not only on a dance craze but on the orchestral soundscape; and Richard Strauss the Bavarian revolutionary composer who shocked the musical world first with his atonal operas and then with an opera full of waltzes!

.   Today we turn to the music of Johan Strauss.

Although these days schools make an interesting duo – each is an self standing and complete day school;  its is not at all necessary  to attend both