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STRAUSS I, J.: Edition - Vol. 19

With their melodic richness, sparkling instrumentation, originality of invention and irresistible momentum, Johann Strauss the Elder’s compositions of 1845–46 are among his most memorable. His waltzes and quadrilles were heard in some of the grandest Viennese ballrooms (one with 6,000 candles) and excited admiration from dancers and critics alike. Robert Schumann said of the Concordia Dances that they were “real foot-waltzes, to which everything surges and jumps”. Whether writing for benefit concerts for victims of the “Saxon Flood”—Merry Pictures of Life was received with “hurricane-like applause”—or basing his themes on Flotow’s opera Alessandro Stradella, Strauss possessed such an inexhaustible and unrivalled mastery of the waltz that each new work was greeted by his adoring public as his best.


Strauss I, Johann

  Faschings-Possen, Walzer, Op. 175
1.   Faschings - Possen, Walzer, Op. 175 00:07:59
  Geheimnisse aus der Wiener-Tanzwelt, Walzer, Op. 176
2.   Geheimnisse aus der Wiener - Tanzwelt, Walzer, Op. 176 00:07:30
  Flora-Quadrille, Op. 177
3.   Flora - Quadrille, Op. 177 00:05:35
  Oesterreichische Jubelklange, Walzer, Op. 179
4.   Oesterreichische Jubelklange, Walzer, Op. 179 00:07:29
  Stradella-Quadrille, Op. 178
5.   Stradella - Quadrille, Op. 178 00:06:52
  Sommernachts-Traume, Walzer, Op. 180
6.   Sommernachts - Traume, Walzer, Op. 180 00:08:16
  Heitere Lebensbilder, Walzer, Op. 181
7.   Heitere Lebensbilder, Walzer, Op. 181 00:07:24
  Die Landjunker, Walzer, Op. 182
8.   Die Landjunker, Walzer, Op. 182 00:08:36
  Amoretten-Quadrille, Op. 183
9.   Amoretten - Quadrille, Op. 183 00:06:00
  Concordia-Tanze, Walzer, Op. 184
10.   Concordia - Tanze, Walzer, Op. 184 00:09:06

Total Playing Time: 01:14:47






Composer(s):
Strauss I, Johann

Conductor(s):
Pollack, Christian

Orchestra(s):
Slovak Sinfonietta, Zilina

Label: Marco Polo

Genre: Orchestral

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.225339

Barcode: 636943533925

Physical Release: 07/2011

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