Annotation

label: Masterpiece(90031)

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

Tracklist

Medium 1
# 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

Medium 1

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)
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)
is the basis for:
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (track 1)
Red Danube (track 1)
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)