Annotation

Back cover gives: "Recorded December 1957 - June 1976, Sofiensaal, Vienna".

Annotation last modified on 2018-01-30 15:30 UTC.

Tracklist

Hybrid SACD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314 with chorus
Johann Strauss 7:58
2 Annen-Polka, op. 117
Johann Strauss 3:59
3 Rosen aus dem Süden, op. 388
Johann Strauss 8:10
4 Perpetuum Mobile, op. 257
Johann Strauss 2:57
5 Wiener Blut, op. 354
Johann Strauss 8:05
6 Pizzicato-Polka (1870)
Johann Strauss 2:37
7 Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410
Johann Strauss 6:05
8 Kaiser-Walzer, op. 437
Johann Strauss 10:15
9 Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, op. 325
Johann Strauss 11:10
10 Mein lebenslauf ist Lieb' und Lust, op. 263
Josef Strauss 7:30
11 Radetzky-Marsch, op. 228
Johann Strauss 2:58
12 An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314
Johann Strauss 9:11

Credits

Hybrid SACD 1

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1852-07-24) (track 2)
Wien, Austria (1867-02-15) (tracks 1, 12)
Berlin, Germany (1889-10-21) (track 8)
zither:
Anton Karas (track 9)
choir vocals:
composer:
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (tracks 3, 5, 9)
Josef Strauss (track 10)
Johann Strauss (Baptist, Vater, Johann Strauss I, Sr., the Elder, the Father) (1848) (track 11)
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) (tracks 4, 4)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1866) (tracks 1, 12)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1869) (track 6)
Josef Strauss (1869) (track 6)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1882) (track 7)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (1889) (track 8)
conductor:
Willi Boskovsky (tracks 1–3, 5–12)
Willi Boskovsky (1973-12) (track 4)
Willi Boskovsky (1973-12-11 – 1973-12-14) (track 4)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (tracks 1–3, 5–12)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (1973-12) (track 4)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (1973-12-11 – 1973-12-14) (track 4)
premiered at:
Wasserglacis in Wien, Austria (1848-08-31) (track 11)
recorded at:
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (tracks 1–3, 5–12)
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1973-12) (track 4)
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1973-12-11 – 1973-12-14) (track 4)
part of:
Works of Johann Strauss Sr. by opus number (number: op. 228) (track 11)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 117) (track 2)
Works of Josef Strauss by opus number (number: op. 234) (track 6)
Works of Josef Strauss by opus number (number: op. 263) (track 10)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 257) (tracks 4, 4)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 314) (tracks 1, 12)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 325) (track 9)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 354) (track 5)
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 7)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 437) (track 8)
arrangements:
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra) (tracks 1, 12)
Annen-Polka, op. 117 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Frühlingsstimmen, op. 410 (for piano, arr. Alfred Grünfeld) (track 7)
Kaiser-Walzer (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 8)
Perpetuum Mobile (Comedian Harmonists arrangement) (tracks 4, 4)
Perpetuum Mobile, op. 257 (for two pianos, Steuermann) (tracks 4, 4)
Perpetuum Mobile, op. 257 (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 4, 4)
Perpetuum mobile (for brass band, Snell) (tracks 4, 4)
Plesový marš (track 11)
Radetzky March (for handbell ensemble) (track 11)
Radetzky March, op. 228 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Rosen aus dem Süden (for chamber ensemble, Schönberg) (track 3)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version) (tracks 1, 12)
Radetzky Waltz (track 11)
Red Danube (tracks 1, 12)
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version) (tracks 1, 12)
later translated versions:
Le beau Danube bleu (tracks 1, 12)
later versions:
River of Light (tracks 1, 12)
Voci di Primavera (version with solo voice; “Frühlingsstimmen” in Italian) (track 7)
recording of:
Wiener Blut, op. 354 (waltz) (track 5)
Perpetuum Mobile, op. 257 (1973-12) (track 4)
Perpetuum Mobile, op. 257 (1973-12-11 – 1973-12-14) (track 4)
referred to in medleys: