Quotes by Andre Rieu

About Andre Rieu:

André Léon Marie Nicolas Rieu is a Dutch violinist and conductor best known for creating the waltz-playing Johann Strauss Orchestra. Together they have turned classical and waltz music into a worldwide concert touring act, as successful as some of the biggest global pop and rock music acts. For his work, Rieu has been awarded such honours as the Order of the Dutch Lion by the Netherlands, the Knight of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by France, and the Honorary Medal by his native Province of Limburg.

Author Bio

  • NameAndre Rieu
  • DescriptionDutch conductor
  • BornOctober 1, 1949
  • CountryNetherlands
  • ProfessionConductor; Composer
  • AwardsChevalier Des Arts Et Des Lettres?; Grand Star Of The Decoration For Services To The Republic Of Austria; Charlemagne Medal For European Media