Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 On the Beautiful, Blue Danube, Op. 314
10:58
2 Tritsch Tratsch Polka, Op. 214
2:42
3 Wine, Women and Song, Op. 333
6:15
4 Emperor Waltz, Op. 437
12:02
5 Thunder and Lightning Polka, Op. 324
3:18
6 Roses from the South, Op 388
9:18
7 Annen Polka, Op. 117
3:08
8 Tales from the Vienna Woods, Op. 325
12:36
9 The Gypsy Baron, Op. 417 - March
2:55
10 Die Fledermaus, Op. 362 - Overture
9:18

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1852-07-24) (track 7)
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (track 1)
Berlin, Germany (1889-10-21) (track 4)
additional conductor:
Carl Michalski (conductor) (tracks 1–2, 7, 9)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 2–3, 5–6, 8–10)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1852) (track 7)
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) (1889) (track 4)
conductor:
Cesare Cantieri (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 3)
Peter Falk (conductor) (tracks 1–5, 8–9)
Joseph Francek (conductor, probably a pseudonym for Alfred Scholz) (tracks 1–10)
Peter Janos (conductor (Scholz?)) (track 9)
Paul Kantschieder (tracks 1, 5)
Alberto Lizzio (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 5)
Carl Michalski (conductor) (tracks 1–3, 5, 7, 9)
Norbert Neukamp (conductor) (track 8)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 3, 5, 7, 9)
orchestra:
Orchester der Wiener Volksoper (tracks 1–3, 5, 7, 9)
Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper (tracks 1–5, 7–9)
Strauss-Orchestra Wien (probably related to Alfred Scholz; to imitate the Wiener Johann Strauss Orchestra) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Mediaphon (NOT for release label use! Mediaphon-Musikproduktion und Verlag GmbH) (1984) (track 5)
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 117) (track 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 214) (track 2)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 314) (track 1)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 324) (track 5)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 325) (track 8)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 327) (track 9)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 333) (track 3)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 388) (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)
Annen-Polka, op. 117 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Blue Danube (Trapeze) (track 1)
Kaiser-Walzer (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 4)
Rosen aus dem Süden (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 6)
Tritsch-Tratsch Polka (for piano, arr. Cziffra) (track 2)
Tritsch-Tratsch Polka, op. 214 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Tritsch–Tratsch Polka, op. 214 (for brass, Richards) (track 2)
Wein, Weib und Gesang, op. 333 (arr. Alban Berg for piano, harmonium, and string quartet) (track 3)
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 8)
Red Danube (track 1)
Schani's Jubilee (track 6)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (track 1)
later translated versions:
later versions:
River of Light (track 1)
part of:
Die Fledermaus (English version, lyrics by Mandel/Sachs) (track 10)
Die Fledermaus (track 10)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Comedy in Music, Part II (tracks 1, 8)