Grillenbanner (Banisher of Gloom), opus 247, is a waltz composed by Johann Strauss II. Strauss himself conducted its premiere at a ball in the Sofienbad-Saal in February 1861.[1] The work was dedicated to Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "STRAUSS II, J.: Edition - Vol. 14 CD". Naxos. Retrieved 2016-03-18.