Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 La Traviata: Libiamo ne lieti calici
Giuseppe Verdi 3:00
2 Sleeping Beauty: Waltz
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 4:10
3 Masquerade: Waltz
Արամ Խաչատրյան 4:35
4 Tales from the Vienna Woods Op. 325: Waltz
Johann Strauss II 11:51
5 My Sweet Tender Beast: Waltz
Евгений Дога 3:26
6 School Years
Дмитрий Борисович Кабалевский 2:28
7 Waltz in C-sharp minor, Op. 64 No. 2
Frédéric Chopin 3:27
8 Serenade for Strings Op. 48: Waltz
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 3:35
9 The Blue Danube Waltz, Op. 314
Johann Strauss II 9:53
10 Schon Rosmarin
Fritz Kreisler 1:55
11 2 Waltzes
Александр Сергеевич Грибоедов 2:31
12 Sentimental Waltz
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 2:28
13 Shkolniy Waltz
Исаак Дунаевский 3:17
14 War and Peace: Waltz (excerpt)
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 2:36
15 Snow-Storm: Waltz
Георгий Васильевич Свиридов 3:54
16 Suite for Variety Stage Orchestra: Lyric Waltz
Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович 2:38
17 Waltz in A major, Op. 39 No. 15
Johannes Brahms 1:38
18 The Nutcracker: Waltz of the Flowers
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 7:02
19 Faust: Concert Waltz (Margarethe)
Charles‐François Gounod 4:37

Credits

Medium 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (track 9)
violin:
Henryk Szeryng (track 10)
Kyung Wha Chung (violinist) (1985-10) (track 12)
piano:
Andor Földes (track 17)
Jean-Marc Luisada (track 7)
Charles Reiner (track 10)
Phillip Moll (pianist) (1985-10) (track 12)
zither:
Karl Swoboda (track 4)
arranger:
Михаил Исаакович Пресс (Russian-American violinist, conductor and music educator) (track 12)
balance engineer:
Simon Eadon (1985-10) (track 12)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (track 4)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (track 12)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1846 – 1847) (track 7)
Johannes Brahms (1865) (track 17)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (track 9)
Արամ Խաչատրյան (Soviet-Armenian composer, Aram Khachaturian) (1944) (track 3)
conductor:
Riccardo Chailly (track 16)
Herbert von Karajan (tracks 2, 4, 9, 18)
Sir John Pritchard (track 1)
David Zinman (track 19)
lead vocals:
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (tracks 2, 4, 9, 18)
performer:
Весна (track 6)
producer:
Andrew Cornall (track 16)
Christopher Raeburn (track 12)
soprano vocals:
Joan Sutherland (track 1)
tenor vocals:
Carlo Bergonzi (tenor) (track 1)
recorded at:
Forde Abbey in Dorset, England, United Kingdom (1985-10) (track 12)
part of:
Johann Strauss II’s Opus (number: op. 314) (track 9)
Johann Strauss II’s Opus (number: op. 325) (track 4)
arrangement of:
16 Waltzes, op. 39: No. 15 in A-flat major (for piano four hands) (track 17)
arrangements:
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra) (track 9)
Jazz Suite no. 2: II. Lyric Waltz (for wind, de Meij) (track 16)
is the basis for:
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (track 9)
Red Danube (track 9)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (track 9)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Chopin w Andaluzji (track 7)
River of Light (track 9)
orchestrations:
Chopiniana, op. 46: IV. Waltz (added for revised version) (track 7)
Les Sylphides: VII. Walzer (orch. by Douglas) (track 7)
part of:
Snow-Storm (track 15)
Waltzes, op. 64 (track 7)
16 Waltzes, op. 39 (for solo piano) (track 17)
recording of:
Rhapsody on a Theme of the Song “School Years”, op. 75 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
6 Pieces, op. 51 no. 6: Valse sentimentale (for violin and piano, arr. Press) (1985-10) (track 12)