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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. Students Marsch Op. 56 (Studenten-Marsch).wav 2:02 20.54Mb WAV audio wav
2. Streams of Lava, Waltz Op. 74 (Lava-Ströme).wav 8:07 81.94Mb WAV audio wav
3. Invitation t ... tion á la Polka-Mazur).wav 4:50 48.84Mb WAV audio wav
4. Cagliostro Q ... (Cagliostro-Quadrille).wav 6:09 62.13Mb WAV audio wav
5. Grand Duches ... Grobfürstin Alexandra).wav 7:23 74.54Mb WAV audio wav
6. Either- Or Q ... . 403 (Entweder- Oder).wav 3:00 30.26Mb WAV audio wav
7. Alliance March Op. 158 (Alliance-Marsch).wav 2:46 27.99Mb WAV audio wav
8. Patronesses, Waltz Op. 264 (Patronessen).wav 9:39 97.44Mb WAV audio wav
9. People of Le ... (Leopoldstädter Polka).wav 3:38 36.67Mb WAV audio wav
10. The Publici ... 321 (Die Publicisten).wav 8:47 88.66Mb WAV audio wav
11. Town and Co ... . 322 (Stadt und Land).wav 4:09 41.96Mb WAV audio wav
12. City Hall B ... 8 (Rathaus-Ball-Tänze).wav 8:37 86.97Mb WAV audio wav

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