Annotation

Orchestra of the Vienna Voksoper, Peter Falk

Annotation last modified on 2012-04-11 19:21 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Overture to "Die Fledermaus"
8:21
2 Blue Danube Waltz
10:01
3 Roses from the South
9:15
4 Tales from the Vienna Woods
12:34
5 Emperor Waltz
12:03
6 Thunder and Lightning Polka
3:21
7 Vienna Bonbons
9:30
8 Annen Polka
3:11
9 Wienerblut
9:25
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Artist's Life Waltz
Johann Strauss II 9:37
2 Voices of Spring Waltz
Johann Strauss II 7:01
3 Wine, Women & Song Waltz
Johann Strauss II 6:15
4 Where the Citrons Bloom Waltz
Johann Strauss II 9:15
5 Light Blood, fast Polka
Johann Strauss II 2:50
6 Be embraced Millions Waltz
Johann Strauss II 9:32
7 Radetsky March
Johann Strauss I 3:03
8 Luxury Train, fast Polka
Johann Strauss II 3:01
9 Persian Polka
Johann Strauss II 2:28
10 Eljen a Magyar, fast Polka
Johann Strauss II 2:55
11 Gypsy Baron March
Johann Strauss II 2:58

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1852-07-24) (track 8)
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (track 2)
Berlin, Germany (1889-10-21) (track 5)
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 1, 3–4, 6, 9)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1852) (track 8)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (tracks 2, 7)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1889) (track 5)
conductor:
Peter Falk (conductor) (tracks 1–9)
orchestra:
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 117) (track 8)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 307) (track 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 314) (track 2)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 324) (track 6)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 325) (track 4)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 354) (track 9)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 388) (track 3)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 437) (track 5)
arrangements:
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra) (track 2)
Annen-Polka, op. 117 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Blue Danube (Trapeze) (track 2)
Kaiser-Walzer (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 5)
Rosen aus dem Süden (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 3)
is the basis for:
3. Juni 1899 (track 2)
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (track 2)
G’schichten aus dem Wienerwald (vocal version) (track 4)
Red Danube (track 2)
Schani's Jubilee (track 3)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (track 2)
later translated versions:
later versions:
River of Light (track 2)
part of:
Die Fledermaus (English version, lyrics by Mandel/Sachs) (track 1)
Die Fledermaus (track 1)
recording of:
Wiener Blut, op. 354 (waltz) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
Comedy in Music, Part II (tracks 2, 4)

CD 2

composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 3–6, 8–11)
Johann Strauss (Baptist, Vater, Johann Strauss I, Sr., the Elder, the Father) (1848) (track 7)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1867) (track 1)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1882) (track 2)
conductor:
Peter Falk (conductor) (tracks 1–11)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
premiered at:
Wasserglacis in Wien, Austria (1848-08-31) (track 7)
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Sr. by opus number (number: op. 228) (track 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 281) (track 8)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 289) (track 9)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 316) (track 1)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 319) (track 5)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 327) (track 11)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 332) (track 10)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 333) (track 3)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 364) (track 4)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 410) (track 2)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 443) (track 6)
arrangements:
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (for piano, arr. Alfred Grünfeld) (track 2)
Plesový marš (track 7)
Radetzky March (for handbell ensemble) (track 7)
Radetzky March, op. 228 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Radetzky-Marsch (track 7)
Radetzky-Marsch (choir arrangement by Karl Hlinak) (track 7)
Vergnügungszug, op. 281 (arr. Shostakovich) (track 8)
Wein, Weib und Gesang, op. 333 (arr. Alban Berg for piano, harmonium, and string quartet) (track 3)
is the basis for:
Radetzky Waltz (track 7)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Voci di Primavera (version with solo voice; “Frühlingsstimmen” in Italian) (track 2)
recording of:
referred to in medleys: