Tracklist

CD 1: Vol. I
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Wiener Blut, op. 354 “Vienna Blood Waltz” Johann Strauss II 9:31
2 Annen-Polka, op. 117 Johann Strauss II 3:10
3 Morgenblätter, op. 279 “Morning Papers Waltz” Johann Strauss II 11:23
4 Éljen a Magyar!, op. 332 Johann Strauss II 2:52
5 An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314 “The Blue Danube” Johann Strauss II 4 10:08
6 Leichtes Blut, op. 319 Johann Strauss II 2:50
7 Liebeslieder, op. 114 Johann Strauss II 9:49
8 Perpetuum mobile, op. 257 Johann Strauss II 2:59
9 Schatz-Walzer, op. 418 “Treasure Waltz” Johann Strauss II 8:34
CD 2: Vol. II
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Kaiserwalzer (Emperor Waltz) op. 437 Johann Strauss II 11:21
2 Pizzikato Polka for Orchestra, op. 234 Johann Strauss II / Josef Strauss 2:47
3 Seid Umschlungen, Millionen (Be Embraced, Millions), Waltz for Orchestra, op. 443 Johann Strauss II 10:15
4 Radetzky-Marsch, op. 228 (Radetzky March) Johann Strauss I 2:59
5 Accelerationen op. 234 Johann Strauss II 9:04
6 Dorfschwalben aus Österreich (Swallows From Austria) Waltzes op. 164 Josef Strauss 9:26
7 Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka (Chit-Chat Polka) For Orchestra, op. 214 Johann Strauss II 2:43
8 Geschichten aus dem Wiener Wald (Tales From The Viennese Woods), op. 325 Johann Strauss II 12:37
CD 3: Vol. III
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Künstlerleben, op. 316 Johann Strauss II 10:39
2 Unter Donner und Blitz, op. 324 Johann Strauss II 3:20
3 Rosen aus dem Süden, op. 388 Johann Strauss II 9:47
4 Vergnügungszug, op. 281 Johann Strauss II 2:58
5 Wein, Weib und Gesang, op. 333 Johann Strauss II 6:17
6 Einzugsmarsch, op. 327 Johann Strauss II 2:56
7 Wo die Zitronen blüh’n, op. 364 Johann Strauss II 10:23
8 Persischer Marsch, op. 289 Johann Strauss II 2:25
9 Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 Johann Strauss II 7:32

Credits

CD 1: Vol. I

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1852-07-24) (track 2)
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (track 5)
additional conductor:
Carl Michalski (conductor) (tracks 2, 4, 6, 8)
choir vocals:
Wiener Sängerknaben (tracks 4, 6)
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 1, 3–4, 6–7)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1852) (track 2)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1861) (track 8)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (track 5)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1885) (track 9)
conductor:
Cesare Cantieri (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 5)
Peter Falk (conductor) (tracks 4–5)
Joseph Francek (conductor, probably a pseudonym for Alfred Scholz) (tracks 2, 4, 6)
Paul Kantschieder (conductor) (tracks 4, 6, 8)
Carl Michalski (conductor) (tracks 2, 4, 6–9)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 1–9)
orchestra:
Strauss-Orchester Wien (probably related to Alfred Scholz; to imitate the Wiener Johann Strauss Orchestra) (tracks 4, 6)
Wiener Strauss Orchester (tracks 2, 4, 6)
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 114) (track 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 117) (track 2)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 257) (track 8)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 279) (track 3)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 314) (track 5)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 319) (track 6)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 332) (track 4)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 354) (track 1)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 418) (track 9)
arrangements:
An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra) (track 5)
Annen-Polka, op. 117 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Blue Danube (Trapeze) (track 5)
Leichtes Blut Galop, op. 319 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Perpetuum Mobile (Comedian Harmonists arrangement) (track 8)
Perpetuum Mobile, op. 257 (for two pianos, Steuermann) (track 8)
Perpetuum Mobile, op. 257 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Perpetuum mobile (for brass band, Snell) (track 8)
Schatz-Walzer, op. 418 (arr. Webern) (track 9)
Schatzwalzer (for piano, Dohnányi) (track 9)
Éljen a Magyar, op. 332 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
is the basis for:
3. Juni 1899 (track 5)
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (track 5)
Red Danube (track 5)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (track 5)
later translated versions:
later versions:
River of Light (track 5)
recording of:
Wiener Blut, op. 354 (waltz) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2: Vol. II

premiered in:
Berlin, Germany (1889-10-21) (track 1)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 3, 5, 7–8)
Johann Strauss (Baptist, Vater, Johann Strauss I, Sr., the Elder, the Father) (1848) (track 4)
Josef Strauss (composer) (1864) (track 6)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1869) (track 2)
Josef Strauss (composer) (1869) (track 2)
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) (tracks 5, 8)
Peter Falk (conductor) (tracks 1–7)
Joseph Francek (conductor, probably a pseudonym for Alfred Scholz) (tracks 2, 4)
Paul Kantschieder (conductor) (tracks 1, 4–5)
Carl Michalski (conductor) (tracks 1, 4, 8)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 1, 5, 8)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
premiered at:
Wasserglacis in Wien, Austria (1848-08-31) (track 4)
part of:
Works of Josef Strauss by opus number (number: op. 164) (track 6)
Works of Johann Strauss Sr. by opus number (number: op. 228) (track 4)
Works of Josef Strauss by opus number (number: op. 234) (track 2)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 214) (track 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 234) (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. 437) (track 1)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 443) (track 3)
arrangements:
Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, op. 325 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Kaiser-Walzer (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 1)
Plesový marš (track 4)
Radetzky March (for handbell ensemble) (track 4)
Radetzky March, op. 228 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Radetzky-Marsch (choir arrangement by Karl Hlinak) (track 4)
Radetzky-Marsch (track 4)
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:
G’schichten aus dem Wienerwald (vocal version) (track 8)
Radetzky Waltz (track 4)
later translated versions:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

CD 3: Vol. III

additional conductor:
Carl Michalski (conductor) (tracks 1, 6, 9)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, “Walzerkönig”, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 2–8)
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 9)
conductor:
Otto Aebi (track 3)
Cesare Cantieri (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 5)
Peter Falk (conductor) (tracks 2, 5–6, 8–9)
Joseph Francek (conductor, probably a pseudonym for Alfred Scholz) (tracks 2, 4–6, 8)
Peter Janos (conductor (Scholz?)) (track 6)
Paul Kantschieder (conductor) (tracks 2, 9)
Alberto Lizzio (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 2)
Carl Michalski (conductor) (tracks 2–9)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 1–3, 5–6)
orchestra:
Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper (tracks 1–2, 4–6, 8–9)
Symfonický orchester Slovenského rozhlasu (Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra) (track 3)
performer:
Strauss-Orchester Wien (probably related to Alfred Scholz; to imitate the Wiener Johann Strauss Orchestra) (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Mediaphon (NOT for release label use! Mediaphon-Musikproduktion und Verlag GmbH) (1984) (track 2)
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 281) (track 4)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 289) (track 8)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 316) (track 1)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 324) (track 2)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 327) (track 6)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 333) (track 5)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 364) (track 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 388) (track 3)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 410) (track 9)
arrangements:
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (for piano, arr. Alfred Grünfeld) (track 9)
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 9)
Rosen aus dem Süden (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 3)
Vergnügungszug, op. 281 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Vergnügungszug, op. 281 (arr. Shostakovich) (track 4)
Wein, Weib und Gesang, op. 333 (arr. Alban Berg for piano, harmonium, and string quartet) (track 5)
Wo die Citronen blüh'n, op. 364 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Schani's Jubilee (track 3)
WZ 2268: Nur gemütlich (Melodie aus: Wein, Weib und Gesang) (track 5)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Voci di Primavera (version with solo voice; “Frühlingsstimmen” in Italian) (track 9)
recording of:

Release

part of:Vienna Master Series (PILZ)