An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314, Walzer

~ Recording by NBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo Toscanini


Recording: 1941-12-11 & 1942-03-19

Annotation last modified on 2016-09-16 20:59 UTC.

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#TitleLengthTrack ArtistRelease TitleRelease ArtistRelease Group TypeCountry/DateLabelCatalog#
1.6An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314, Walzer8:27Johann Strauss IIAn der schönen, blauen DonauNBC Symphony Orchestra, Arturo ToscaniniAlbum + Compilation
RCA Victor Gold Seal60308-2-RG


orchestra:NBC Symphony Orchestra (from 1941-12-11 until 1942-03-19)
conductor:Arturo Toscanini (conductor) (from 1941-12-11 until 1942-03-19)
recorded at:Carnegie Hall in Midtown Manhattan, New York, United States (from 1941-12-11 until 1942-03-19)
recording of:An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314 (from 1941-12-11 until 1942-03-19)

An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314

premiered in:Wien (on 1867-02-15)
composer:Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, „Walzerkönig“, Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (in 1866)
referred to in medleys:“Unbegun” Symphony: Minuet (order: 10)
Comedy in Music, Part II (order: 10)
later translated versions:Le beau Danube bleu
later versions:River of Light
Sweet Wings of Love (“Blue Danube”)
The Blue Danube (english lyrics)
is the basis for:3. Juni 1899
An der schönen blauen Donau (Comedian Harmonists version)
Arabesques on “An der schönen, blauen Donau”
Blue Danube Fantasy: A New Account of the Blue Danube Waltzes
Blue Danube Swing (for coloratura soprano)
Improvisation über den Walzer “An der schönen blauen Donau”
Parafraas valsist „Ilusal sinisel Doonaul”
Red Danube
The Blue Danube (Spike Jones version)
The Otherwise Very Beautiful Blue Danube Waltz
arrangements:An der schönen blauen Donau, op. 314 (catch-all for arrangements)
An der schönen, blauen Donau, op. 314 (for piano, by Cziffra)
Badesaison an der schönen blauen Donau
Blue Danube (Trapeze)
Blue Danube