Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Emperor Waltz, op. 437
11:56
2 The Blue Danube Waltz, op. 314
4 10:06
3 Thunder and Lightning: Fast Polka, op. 324
3:11
4 Voices of Spring: Waltz, op.410
7:36
5 Perpetuum mobile: A musical joke, op. 257
2:58
6 Vienna Blood: Waltz, op. 354
10:19
7 Tritsch-Tratsch Polka, op. 214
2:40
8 The Bat: Overture
8:20
9 The Gypsy Baron: Treasure Waltz, op. 418
8:37

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (track 2)
Berlin, Germany (1889-10-21) (track 1)
additional conductor:
Carl Michalski (conductor) (tracks 1, 7)
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 3, 6–8)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1861) (track 5)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (track 2)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1882) (track 4)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1885) (track 9)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1889) (track 1)
conductor:
Cesare Cantieri (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 2)
Peter Falk (conductor) (tracks 2, 7)
Joseph Francek (conductor, probably a pseudonym for Alfred Scholz) (track 7)
Carl Michalski (conductor) (tracks 6–7)
Alfred Scholz (track 2)
orchestra:
Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper (tracks 1–2, 6–7)
Wiener Volksoper Orchestra (tracks 2, 6–7)
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 214) (track 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 257) (track 5)
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 3)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 354) (track 6)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 410) (track 4)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 418) (track 9)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 437) (track 1)
arrangements:
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra) (track 2)
Blue Danube (Trapeze) (track 2)
Die Fledermaus: Ouvertüre (for brass, Winter) (track 8)
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (for piano, arr. Alfred Grünfeld) (track 4)
Kaiser-Walzer (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 1)
Perpetuum Mobile (Comedian Harmonists arrangement) (track 5)
Perpetuum Mobile, op. 257 (for two pianos, Steuermann) (track 5)
Perpetuum Mobile, op. 257 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Perpetuum mobile (for brass band, Snell) (track 5)
Schatz-Walzer, op. 418 (arr. Webern) (track 9)
Schatzwalzer (for piano, Dohnányi) (track 9)
Tritsch Tratsch Polka (arr. Hennessy, Holshuysen) (track 7)
Tritsch-Tratsch Polka (for piano, arr. Cziffra) (track 7)
Tritsch-Tratsch Polka, op. 214 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Tritsch–Tratsch Polka, op. 214 (for brass, Richards) (track 7)
is the basis for:
3. Juni 1899 (track 2)
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (track 2)
Red Danube (track 2)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (track 2)
later translated versions:
later versions:
River of Light (track 2)
Voci di Primavera (version with solo voice; “Frühlingsstimmen” in Italian) (track 4)
part of:
Die Fledermaus (English version, lyrics by Mandel/Sachs) (track 8)
Die Fledermaus (track 8)
recording of:
Wiener Blut, op. 354 (waltz) (track 6)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN:US: B0002AB4IK [info]