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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; Franz Bauer-Theussl
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. Children of ... . 85 (Heimaths-Kinder).wav 8:59 90.73Mb WAV audio wav
2. Wedding Prel ... (Hochzeits-Praeludium).wav 4:24 44.38Mb WAV audio wav
3. Wildfire, French Polka Op. 313 (Wildfeuer).wav 3:00 30.24Mb WAV audio wav
4. Wilhelmine Q ... Wilhelminen-Quadrille).wav 4:54 49.46Mb WAV audio wav
5. Will-o'-the- ... z Op. 218 (Irrlichter).wav 11:24 114.9Mb WAV audio wav
6. Queen of Hea ... . 445 (Herzenskönigin).wav 2:45 27.70Mb WAV audio wav
7. The Herald Waltz.wav 3:22 33.94Mb WAV audio wav
8. Ninetta Quad ... 46 (Ninetta-Quadrille).wav 6:10 62.22Mb WAV audio wav
9. Love and Mar ... p. 465 (Liebe ind Ehe).wav 3:12 32.33Mb WAV audio wav
10. Jubile Waltz.wav 7:19 73.85Mb WAV audio wav

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