The Emperors of Waltz
Presenter: Robert Gilchrist
Synopsis: The Strauss family of Vienna took Europe and North America by storm in the 19th century. They were The Beatles of their era! Three generations of the Strauss family composed and performed ‘music to make you happy’ for the masses and for the aristocracy. This talk will showcase the family, their challenges and of course their wonderful music.
Robert has been a presenter at FM102.5 since 2011. He learnt the violin as a child, led the school orchestra and has never lost his taste for classical music, especially the Strauss family! In the real world he is an IT Consultant working in financial services sector.