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André Rieu - Masterpieces


Release Date: 09/11/2007 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 000913402   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Dmitri ShostakovichGiacomo PucciniAntonio VivaldiJohann Strauss Jr.,   ... 
Performer:  André Rieu
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Includes waltz(es) by various composers. Ensemble: Johann Strauss Orchestra. Conductor: Andre Rieu. Soloist: Andre Rieu.
Includes work(s) by Johann Strauss Jr.. Ensemble: Johann Strauss Orchestra. Conductor: Andre Rieu. Soloist: Andre Rieu.
Includes waltz(es) by various composers. Ensemble: Johann Strauss Orchestra. Conductor: Andre Rieu. Soloist: Andre Rieu.
Includes work(s) by Johann Strauss Jr.. Ensemble: Johann Strauss Orchestra. Conductor: Andre Rieu. Soloist: Andre Rieu. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Suite for Jazz Orchestra no 2, Op. 50b: no 6, Waltz II by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USSR 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
2. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
3. Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno": 2nd movement, Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 8 Secs. 
4. Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 35 Secs. 
5. Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
6. Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 26 Secs. 
7. Les patineurs, Op. 183 by Emil Waldteufel
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Paris, France 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
8. Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Written: Ireland 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
9. Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 5 Minutes 16 Secs. 
10. An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 54 Secs. 
11. Strauss Party by André Rieu
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
12. Strauss & Co by André Rieu
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Medley: Strauss Party
Waltz No.2
Gianni Schicchi: O Mio Babbino Caro (Act 1)
Winter
Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald Opus 325
Unter Donner Und Blitz
Kaiserwalzer Opus 437
Les Patineurs
Medley: Strauss & Co
Londonderry Air
Thais: Meditation
An der schönen blauen Donau Opus 314

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