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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; Alfred Walter
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. Harmony Polka Op. 106 (Harmonie-Polka).wav 2:51 28.77Mb WAV audio wav
2. The Genial o ... 70 (Die Gemüthlichen).wav 6:53 69.51Mb WAV audio wav
3. Aurora Polka Op. 165 (Aurora-Polka).wav 2:47 28.18Mb WAV audio wav
4. Festival Quadrille Op. 44 (Fest-Quadrille).wav 5:05 51.31Mb WAV audio wav
5. Ella Polka Op. 160 (Ella-Polka).wav 3:27 34.82Mb WAV audio wav
6. You Only Liv ... (Man lebt nur einmal).wav 6:45 68.14Mb WAV audio wav
7. Coronation March Op. 183 (Krönungs-Marsch).wav 2:47 28.15Mb WAV audio wav
8. New Life, Fr ... Op. 278 (Neues Leben).wav 3:01 30.51Mb WAV audio wav
9. Court Ball D ... Op. 298 (Hofbaltaänze).wav 9:17 93.64Mb WAV audio wav
10. Tempestuous ... sch in Lieb' und Tanz).wav 2:11 22.04Mb WAV audio wav
11. Viennese La ... p. 423 (Wiener Frauen).wav 8:52 89.45Mb WAV audio wav
12. Souvenir Polka Op. 162 (Souvenir-Polka).wav 2:44 27.61Mb WAV audio wav

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