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Title: The Complete Orchestral Edition
Otros títulos: La Edición Completa Orquestal
Johann Strauss II
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Strauss; Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra, Koŝice; Oliver Dohnányi
Código CDU: Sr-Jr.02
Forma Musical: Orchestral music
Abstract: Johann Strauss, Jr. is the first truly well-known composer in those classical genres particular to his hometown, the Viennese waltz and Viennese operetta. The Blue Danube Waltz is not only the most popular of his works in the former category, but is among the most widely played and arranged pieces of its time, known to the most casual listener today from many radio, film and television uses of it. Johann Strauss, Jr. was born in Vienna on October 25, 1825. He showed remarkable skills early in his childhood, despite his father's opposition to any career in music for any of his three sons. Johann, Sr. wanted him to become a banker, but the younger Strauss had his own ideas, taking violin lessons in secret from a player in his father's band. When Strauss was 17 his father left the family, thus allowing him to begin serious study without encumbrance. His mother, a good amateur violinist who had always encouraged him, remained supportive. Strauss now studied theory with Joseph Drechsler ...


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1. Heiligenstad ... ter Rendez-Vous-Polka).wav 2:15 22.75Mb WAV audio wav
2. Moths, Waltz Op. 157 (Nachtfalter).wav 8:54 89.91Mb WAV audio wav
3. Quadrille on ... sur des airs Francais).wav 5:55 59.77Mb WAV audio wav
4. Muses Polka Op. 147 (Musen-Polka).wav 2:56 29.67Mb WAV audio wav
5. Vienna Chron ... . 268 (Wiener Chronik).wav 7:43 77.83Mb WAV audio wav
6. Russian Marc ... ische Marsch-Fantasie).wav 3:51 38.79Mb WAV audio wav
7. Elise, Frenc ... lisen-Polka francaise).wav 3:29 35.21Mb WAV audio wav
8. Do You Know ... . 381 (Kennst du mich).wav 7:33 76.18Mb WAV audio wav
9. Hesperus Polka Op. 249 (Hesperus-Polka).wav 2:25 24.44Mb WAV audio wav
10. Italian Wal ... (Italienischer Walzer).wav 7:38 76.98Mb WAV audio wav
11. Parrisian Polka Op. 382 (Pariser Polka).wav 2:33 25.74Mb WAV audio wav

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