Oscar Nathan Straus  (1870-1954)
Last updated: 31.07.22
According to the Internet source given below, Oscar Nathan Straus was a Viennese composer of operettas and film scores and songs. He also wrote about 500 cabaret songs, chamber music, and orchestral and choral works.
He studied music in Berlin under Max Bruch, and became an orchestral conductor, working at the Überbrettl cabaret.
Straus' best-known works are Ein Walzertraum (A Waltz Dream), and The Chocolate Soldier (Der tapfere Soldat). The waltz arrangement from the former is probably his most enduring orchestral work. Among his most famous works is the theme from the 1950 film La Ronde.
Websites:
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Oscar Nathan Straus  (1870-1954) has at least 4 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Love's Roundelay
Music by: Oscar Nathan Straus.
Words by: Joseph Herbert
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
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Printed: 1908. Sheet Music.
b0055ma9cc_m.jpgMake a Wish
Music by: Oscar Nathan Straus.
Words by: L. Alter, Paul Webster
Publisher: Leo Feist
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Printed: 1937. Sheet Music.
Sweetest Maid of All
Music by: Oscar Nathan Straus.
Words by: Joseph Herbert
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
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Printed: 1908. Sheet Music.
Waltz Dream, A Waltzes
Music by: Oscar Nathan Straus.
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
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  Printed: 1908. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
  Title Instruments/Issue Performers
       
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audioextmp315.gif Buffo, Duet Piccolo Indestructible Record: 765 Elise Stevenson
F.C. Stanley
audioextmp315.gif Kiss Duet Columbia Phonograph Co.: 33225 Elise Stevenson
Henry Burr
audioextmp315.gif My Hero Indestructible Record: 1476 Inez Barbour
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
pdf15.gif Last Waltz, The O.N. Straus (music)
Edward D. Dunn (words)
Piano, Voice Greer wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif My Hero O.N. Straus (music)
Stanislaus Stange (words)
Piano, Voice Kirk wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif My Hero O.N. Straus (music)
Stanislaus Stange (words)
Piano, Voice Greer Pub.
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 20 works by Oscar Nathan Straus (1870-1954). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Buffo, Duet Piccolo 1908 Elise Stevenson (perf.)
F.C. Stanley (perf.)
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Chocolate Soldier, The 1908  wvicon.gif
Falling in Love 1908 Stanislaus Stange (words)  Pub.
Kiss Duet 1908 Elise Stevenson (perf.)
Henry Burr (perf.)
Elise Stevenson as Elsie Wood
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Letter Song 1908 Stanislaus Stange (words)  Pub.
Love's Roundelay 1908 Joseph Herbert (words)  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
My Hero 1908 Stanislaus Stange (words)
Inez Barbour (perf.)
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O You Darling, O You Sweet One 1908 Grace Isabel Colbron (words)  wvicon.gif
Softly and Sweetly 1908 Leo Wood (words)  wvicon.gif
Sweetest Maid of All 1908 Joseph Herbert (words)  amazon15.gif Pub.
Waltz Dream, A 1908  amazon15.gif Pub.
Who Are You Beautiful Unknown 1917 Leopold Jacobson (words)
Leo Stein (words)
Edward Paulton (words)
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Last Waltz, The 1920 Edward D. Dunn (words)  wvicon.gif
Now Fades My Golden Love Dream 1920 Edward Delaney Dunn (words)
Arr. by Geo. F Bauer
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One More Hour of Love 1931 Clifford Grey (words)
Maurice Chevalier (perf.)
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While Hearts Are Singing 1931 Clifford Grey (words)
Maurice Chevalier (perf.)
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Oh! That Mitzi! 1932 Leo Robin (words)  Pub.
We Will Always Be Sweethearts 1932 Leo Robin (words)
Maurice Chevalier (perf.)
 Pub.
Make a Wish 1937 L. Alter (words)
Paul Webster (words)
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Music in My Heart 1937 Louis Alter (words)
Paul Webster (words)
 Pub.