Annotation

label: Masterpiece(90031)

Annotation last modified on 2006-01-15 00:05 .

Tracklist

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# Title Rating Length
1 On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Op. 314
10:01
2 Roses from the South, Op. 388
9:15
3 Tales fromt the Vienna Woods, Op. 325
12:34
4 Emperor Waltz, Op. 437
12:03
5 Artist's Life, Op. 316
9:35
6 Voices of Spring, Op. 410
7:01
7 Wine, Women & Song, Op. 333
6:15
8 Vienna Blood, Op. 354
9:25

Credits

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premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (track 1)
Berlin, Germany (1889-10-21) (track 4)
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 2–3, 7–8)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (track 1)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1867) (track 5)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1882) (track 6)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1889) (track 4)
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 314) (track 1)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 316) (track 5)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 325) (track 3)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 333) (track 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 354) (track 8)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 388) (track 2)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 410) (track 6)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 437) (track 4)
arrangements:
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra) (track 1)
Blue Danube (Trapeze) (track 1)
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (for piano, arr. Alfred Grünfeld) (track 6)
Kaiser-Walzer (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 4)
Rosen aus dem Süden (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 2)
Wein, Weib und Gesang, op. 333 (arr. Alban Berg for piano, harmonium, and string quartet) (track 7)
is the basis for:
3. Juni 1899 (track 1)
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (track 1)
G’schichten aus dem Wienerwald (vocal version) (track 3)
Red Danube (track 1)
Schani's Jubilee (track 2)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (track 1)
later translated versions:
later versions:
River of Light (track 1)
Voci di Primavera (version with solo voice; “Frühlingsstimmen” in Italian) (track 6)
recording of:
Wiener Blut, op. 354 (waltz) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Comedy in Music, Part II (tracks 1, 3)