On This Day (February 15)…Waltz on the Danube

Johann Strauss II’ An der shönen blauen Donau, better known by its English name The Blue Danube, premiered on this day in 1867. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lkzWF1UE1CI The Blue Danube waltz is one of the most famous pieces of music in the classical canon, and needs no introduction. What may come as a surprise, however, is that when … Continue reading On This Day (February 15)…Waltz on the Danube