Annotation

This release only visibly differs from the European Decca release <http://musicbrainz.org/release/a12c77f3-d9e9-4bfa-aa99-09d60f076678> in its label and manufacturing location. The catalog number and UPC are otherwise identical.

Annotation last modified on 2016-10-25 04:11 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Loreley-Rhein-Klänge, op. 154
Johann Strauss I 8:11
2 Bitte schön!, op. 372
Johann Strauss II 4:34
3 Ohne Bremse, op. 238
Eduard Strauss 2:15
4 Wein, Weib und Gesang, op. 333
Johann Strauss II 6:37
5 Die Emanzipierte, op. 282
Josef Strauss 3:29
6 Herreinspaziert!, op. 518
Carl Michael Ziehrer 7:16
7 Die schöne Galathée
Franz von Suppé 7:54
8 Bei uns z'Haus, op. 361
Johann Strauss II 8:01
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Moulinet, op. 57
Josef Strauss 3:33
2 Tik-Tak, op. 365
Johann Strauss II 2:46
3 Pizzicato-Polka
Johann Strauss II & Josef Strauss 3:08
4 Rudolfsheimer-Polka, op. 152
Josef Strauss 3:12
5 Sphären-Klänge, op. 235
Josef Strauss 8:46
6 Auf der Jagd, op. 373 / Auf der Jagd (encore)
Johann Strauss II 4:07
7 Leichtes Blut, op. 319
Johann Strauss II 3:13
8 An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314
Johann Strauss II 9:23
9 Radetzky-Marsch, op. 228
Johann Strauss I 3:35

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Eduard Strauss (19th century composer) (track 3)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 2, 4, 8)
Johann Strauss (Baptist, Vater, Johann Strauss I, Sr., the Elder, the Father) (1843) (track 1)
Franz von Suppé (1865) (track 7)
Josef Strauss (1870) (track 5)
conductor:
Willi Boskovsky (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–8)
engineer:
David Frost (pianist and Grammy-winning producer of classical recordings) (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–8)
Tony Griffiths (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–8)
Roy Hankinson (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–8)
Jack Law (engineer) (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–8)
James Lock (engineer) (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–8)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Andrew Cornall (tracks 1–8)
James Mallinson (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Sr. by opus number (number: op. 154) (track 1)
Works of Josef Strauss by opus number (number: op. 282) (track 5)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 333) (track 4)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 361) (track 8)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 372) (track 2)
arrangements:
The Beautiful Galathea (arr. Langford, for brass band) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Long-Haired Hare (1949 Warner Bros. Looney Tunes theatrical cartoon short) (track 7)
live recording of:
Bei uns Z'haus, op. 361 (1979-01-01) (track 8)
Bitte schön!, op. 372 (1979-01-01) (track 2)
Die Emancipirte, op. 282 (1979-01-01) (track 5)
Die Schöne Galathée: Ouvertüre (1979-01-01) (track 7)
Herreinspaziert, op. 518 (1979-01-01) (track 6)
Ohne Bremse, Polka schnell, op. 238 (1979-01-01) (track 3)
Wein, Weib und Gesang, op. 333 (1979-01-01) (track 4)
part of:

CD 2

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (track 8)
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 2, 6–7)
Josef Strauss (track 4)
Johann Strauss (Baptist, Vater, Johann Strauss I, Sr., the Elder, the Father) (1848) (track 9)
Josef Strauss (1858) (track 1)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (track 8)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1869) (track 3)
Josef Strauss (1869) (track 3)
conductor:
Willi Boskovsky (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
dedicated to:
engineer:
David Frost (pianist and Grammy-winning producer of classical recordings) (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
Tony Griffiths (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
Roy Hankinson (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
Jack Law (engineer) (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
James Lock (engineer) (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
producer:
Andrew Cornall (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
James Mallinson (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
premiered at:
Wasserglacis in Wien, Austria (1848-08-31) (track 9)
recorded at:
Wiener Musikverein: Großer Musikvereinssaal in Wien, Austria (1979-01-01) (tracks 1–4, 6–9)
part of:
Works of Josef Strauss by opus number (number: op. 57) (track 1)
Works of Josef Strauss by opus number (number: op. 152) (track 4)
Works of Johann Strauss Sr. by opus number (number: op. 228) (track 9)
Works of Josef Strauss by opus number (number: op. 234) (track 3)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 314) (track 8)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 319) (track 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 365) (track 2)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 373) (track 6)
arrangements:
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra) (track 8)
Auf der Jagd, op. 373 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Plesový marš (track 9)
Radetzky March (for handbell ensemble) (track 9)
Radetzky March, op. 228 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
is the basis for:
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (track 8)
Red Danube (track 8)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (track 8)
later versions:
River of Light (track 8)
live recording of:
An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314 (1979-01-01) (track 8)
Auf der Jagd, op. 373: Polka schnell (1979-01-01) (track 6)
Leichtes Blut Galop, op. 319 (1979-01-01) (track 7)
Moulinet, op. 57 (1979-01-01) (track 1)
Pizzicato-Polka, op. 234 (1979-01-01) (track 3)
Radetzky March, op. 228 (1979-01-01) (track 9)
Rudolfsheimer, op. 152 (1979-01-01) (track 4)
Tik-Tak-Polka, op. 365 (1979-01-01) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B00000428H [info]

Release Group

included in: The Decca Sound (Celebrating 50 Years of the Decca Sound with 50 CDs) by Various Artists
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/381877 [info]