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Nikolas Simmonds in The Strauss Family

The Strauss Family

1973 NR

Discover the tempestuous history behind one of Europe's most talented musical families in this miniseries that traces the life, love and work of famed composer Johann Strauss Sr. and his son -- who eventually became even more renowned. The elder Strauss gained fame for popularizing the waltz, but a love scandal at the peak of his career turned his son, Johann Strauss Jr., into a bitter rival who eventually became known as the Waltz King.