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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; Richard Edlinger
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. Hopping Polka Op. 28 (Hopser-Polka).wav 3:47 38.16Mb WAV audio wav
2. Dances of th ... z Op. 5 (Serail-Tänze).wav 9:22 94.54Mb WAV audio wav
3. Austria March Op 20 (Austria-Marsch).wav 3:08 31.67Mb WAV audio wav
4. Violets Polka Op. 132 (Veilchen-Polka).wav 2:39 26.73Mb WAV audio wav
5. Firecracker, Waltz Op. 140 (Knall-Kügerln).wav 8:27 85.25Mb WAV audio wav
6. Motor Quadrille Op. 129 (Motor-Quadrille).wav 6:30 65.65Mb WAV audio wav
7. Citizens' Ba ... 45 (Bürger-Ball-Polka).wav 2:33 25.79Mb WAV audio wav
8. Dividends, Waltz Op. 252 (Dividenden).wav 9:25 95.05Mb WAV audio wav
9. Brotherhood ... (Verbrüderungs-Marsch).wav 3:00 30.28Mb WAV audio wav
10. In Krapfen' ... 336 (Im Krapfenwald'l).wav 3:54 39.44Mb WAV audio wav
11. O Lovely Ma ... p. 375 (O schöner Mai).wav 9:22 94.60Mb WAV audio wav

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