Tag Archives: André Rieu

Sir Anthony Hopkins Hears The Waltz He Wrote 50 Years Ago For The First Time

Academy Award winning actor Sir Anthony Hopkins was a musician before he got into acting. 50 years ago he wrote the waltz, titled, “And, The Waltz Goes On”, but was too afraid to ever hear it played. Violinist André Rieu performs the melody before a live audience for the first time. Sir Hopkins’ reaction is […]

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I Will Follow Him: André Rieu Under The Stars

André Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra and singers breathe new life into the song made popular by Little Peggy March. This performance is from a two hour concert of melodies under the star-studded summer skies. Once again André Rieu transformed the Vrijthof square in his hometown Maastricht into a grand, romantic open-air concert hall with […]

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