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J. Strauss: Viennese Waltzes And Polkas / Eugene Ormandy


Release Date: 06/02/1992 
Label:  Sony Classical Essential Classics Catalog #: 48164   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1959 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 8 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 27, 1959. 
2. Wiener Blut, Op. 354 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1959 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 7 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 27, 1959. 
3. Annen-Polka, Op. 117 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1852; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/28/1961 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 28, 1961. 
4. Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/28/1961 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 28, 1961. 
5. Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/27/1959 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 10 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 27, 1959. 
6. Fürstin Ninetta: Neue Pizzicato-Polka, Op. 449 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
7. Frühlingsstimmen, Op. 410 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1883; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/07/1966 
Venue:  Broadwood Hotel, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded January 7, 1966. 
8. Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/28/1961 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 28, 1961. 
9. Das Spitzentuch der Königin: Rosen aus dem Süden Waltzes, Op. 388 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/28/1961 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 8 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 28, 1961. 
10. Cagliostro in Wien: Auf der Jagd Polka, Op. 373 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/28/1961 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 28, 1961. 
11. Indigo und die vierzig Räuber: Tausend und eine Nacht, Op. 346 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/28/1961 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 9 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 28, 1961. 
12. Wein, Weib und Gesang, Op. 333 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/28/1961 
Venue:  Town Hall, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 6 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Recorded December 28, 1961. 
13. Pizzicato Polka by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Philadelphia Hotel, Philadephia, PA 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Eugene Ormandy
This work was written in collaboration with Josef Strauss (1827 - 1870). 

Sound Samples

The Blue Danube Waltz, Op. 314
Vienna Blood, Op. 354
Annen Polka, Op. 117
Tritsch-Tratsch Polka, Op. 214 (Instrumental)
Tales from the Vienna Woods, Op. 325
New Pizzicato Polka (Neue Pizzicato Polka), Op. 449 (Instrumental)
Voices of Spring, Op. 410 (Instrumental)
Pizzicato Polka
Thunder and Lightning Polka, Op. 324
Roses from the South (Rosen aus dem Süden), Op. 388 (Instrumental)
Hunting Polka (Auf der Jagd, Polka schnell), Op. 373 (Instrumental)
Thousand And One Nights (Tausend und eine Nacht), Op. 346
Wine, Women and Song (Wein, Weib und Gesang), Op. 333 (Instrumental)

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