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Waltz Gold: 50 Great Tracks


Release Date: 11/10/2017 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 4832499  
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.Emil WaldteufelFranz LehárFrédéric Chopin,   ... 
Performer:  Vladimir AshkenazyNelson FreireAnton KarasKatia Labčque,   ... 
Conductor:  André RieuNeeme JärviVladimir AshkenazyRichard Bonynge,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss OrchestraGothenburg Symphony OrchestraRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
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Works on This Recording

1.
An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Les patineurs, Op. 183 by Emil Waldteufel
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Paris, France 
3.
Gold und Silber, Op. 79 by Franz Lehár
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
5.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 13, Act 2 - Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
6.
Coppélia: Waltz by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Suisse Romande Orchestra
7.
Rosen aus dem Süden by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Mit Mir Waltz by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
9.
Valse Elegante by Francisco Mignone
Performer:  Nelson Freire (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
10.
Love's Dream after the Ball by Alphons Czibulka
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
11.
Suite for Jazz Orchestra no 2, Op. 50b: Waltz by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
12.
Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Anton Karas (Zither)
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
13.
Faust: Ballet Music - no 1, Les Nubiennes by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856-1859; France 
14.
Die lustige Witwe: Waltz by Franz Lehár
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
15.
Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 4a, Prologue - Pas de Six by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
16.
Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: Waltz by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Russia 
17.
La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
18.
La Bohčme: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Concert Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
19.
Die Fledermaus: Du und Du, Op. 367 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
20.
Sobre las olas by Juventino Rosas
Conductor:  Franz Bauer-Theussl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Mexico 
21.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, Op. 34: no 1 in A flat major, B 94 "Valse brillante" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
22.
Sylvia: Valse lente by Léo Delibes
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; France 
23.
Gaîté Parisienne: Valse by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
24.
Mam'zelle Angot by Charles Lecocq
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
25.
Matinées musicales, Op. 24: Waltz by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
26.
Wiener Blut, Op. 354 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Franz Bauer-Theussl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Vienna, Austria 
27.
Wein, Weib und Gesang, Op. 333 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Franz Bauer-Theussl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
28.
Dolly, Op. 56: no 4, Kitty-Valse by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Katia Labčque (Piano), Marielle Labčque (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; France 
29.
Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: 2nd movement, Scene at the Ball by Hector Berlioz
Conductor:  Charles Dutoit
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Montreal Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1830; France 
30.
Symphony no 8 in G major, Op. 88/B 163: 3rd movement, Allegretto by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Iván Fischer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Budapest Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Bohemia 
31.
Waltzes (16) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 39: no 15 in A flat major by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Julius Katchen (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Austria 
32.
Les saisons, Op. 37b: no 12, Décembre "Noël" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
33.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 9, Act 1 - Waltz of the Snowflakes by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finchley Children's Music Group,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
34.
Waltez: Second Waltz by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra
Period: Modern 
35.
Les Sylphides: Waltz in C sharp minor Op 64 no 2 by Frédéric Chopin
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
36.
Kuolema: Valse triste, Op. 44 no 1 by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Herbert Blomstedt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1904; Finland 
37.
Morceaux (6) for Piano, Op. 51: no 6, Valse sentimentale by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Kyung-Wha Chung (Violin), Phillip Moll (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Russia 
38.
Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48: 2nd movement, Waltz by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
39.
Frühlingsstimmen, Op. 410 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1883; Vienna, Austria 
40.
Dorfschwalben aus Österreich, Op. 164 by Josef Strauss
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Vienna, Austria 
41.
Je te veux for Piano by Erik Satie
Performer:  Pascal Rogé (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1900; France 
42.
Gaîté Parisienne: Valse by Jacques Offenbach
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
43.
Giselle: Pas de deux by Adolphe Adam
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841 
44.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 13a, Act 2 - Danses des cygnes no 1, Waltz in A by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
45.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 2, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
46.
Künstlerleben, Op. 316 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
47.
Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Willi Boskovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Vienna, Austria 
48.
Waltzes (2) for Piano, Op. 69: no 1 in A flat major, B 95 "L'adieu" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Paris, France 
49.
Masquerade: Waltz by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; USSR 
50.
Cinderella, Op. 87: no 19, Cinderella's Departure for the Ball by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra

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