Operetta The Gypsy Baron is a great musical comedy by the Austrian composer Johann Strauss (son). He wanted to compose an operetta at the national Hungarian plot with Magyar folk music.
The main theme of the operetta is the theme of human dignity and all-conquering love, national pride and desire for freedom.
The premiere of this operetta had held in Vienna's Theater An der Wien in November 24, 1885. And since that times it has a worldwide success.