Joseph Lanner

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The Viennese waltz had no mother, but it did have two fathers -- Johann Strauss I and his one-time boss, Joseph Lanner. It was Lanner who launched the waltz craze, taking the first steps as a teenager.…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Die Schönbrunner, waltz for orchestra, Op. 200 1842 Orchestral
Steyrische Tänze (Styrian Dances), for 2 violins, viola & double bass, Op. 165 1841 Chamber Music
Die Werber for orchestra, Op. 103 Orchestral
Hofball-Tänze (Court Ball Dances), Walzer, Op. 161 Orchestral
Die Romantiker, for orchestra, Op. 167 Orchestral
Hansjörgel Polka for orchestra, Op. 194 Orchestral
Abendsterne Waltz, for 3 violins & double-bass, Op. 180 1841 Chamber Music
Pesther-Walzer, for orcehstra, Op. 93 Orchestral
New Vienna Ländler for orchestra, Op. 1 Orchestral
Trennungs-Walzer (Separation Waltz), for orchestra, Op. 19 Orchestral
Jägers Lust Op. 82 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Cerrito, polka for orchestra, Op. 189 1845 Orchestral
Marien-Walzer for orchestra, Op. 143 Orchestral
Malapou Galop, Op. 148a Orchestral
Die Mozartisten for orchestra, Op. 196 Orchestral
Favorit-Polka, Op. 201 1843 Orchestral
Tarantel-Galopp, Op.125 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Ungarische Galoppe, for orchestra, Op. 97/3 1834 Orchestral
Dornbacher Ländler, for orchestra, Op. 9 Orchestral
Bruder Halt!, galop for orchestra, Op. 16 Miscellaneous (Classical)
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