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Title: The Complete Orchestral Edition
Otros títulos: La Edición Completa Orquestal
Johann Strauss II
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Johann Strauss; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra; 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. Songs of Fre ... 52 (Freiheits-Lieder).wav 7:38 77.11Mb WAV audio wav
2. Poor People' ... 176 (Armen-Ball-Polka).wav 2:23 24.04Mb WAV audio wav
3. Melodies Qua ... 2 (Melodien-Quadrille).wav 5:04 51.06Mb WAV audio wav
4. Windsor Echo ... . 104 (Windsor-Klänge).wav 8:10 82.40Mb WAV audio wav
5. There's Only ... t'S Gibt nur a a Wien).wav 2:57 29.81Mb WAV audio wav
6. Ublic Spirit, Waltz Op. 295 (Bürgersinn).wav 8:57 90.42Mb WAV audio wav
7. Sweetheart, ... ebchen, Schwing' Dich).wav 3:54 39.28Mb WAV audio wav
8. Fairy Tales, Waltz Op. 312 (Feen-Märchen).wav 9:47 98.69Mb WAV audio wav
9. Festival Pol ... für grobes Orchester).wav 8:39 87.39Mb WAV audio wav
10. Adele Waltz Op. 424 (Adelen-Walzer).wav 7:35 76.55Mb WAV audio wav
11. Violetta, French Polka Op. 404 (Violetta).wav 4:05 41.22Mb WAV audio wav
12. Emperor Fra ... r Franz Joseph-Marsch).wav 3:06 31.34Mb WAV audio wav

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