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Mad About The Waltz


Release Date: 08/10/1993 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 439518   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyEmil Waldteufel
Conductor:  Herbert von KarajanSeiji OzawaFranz Bauer-Theussl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraBoston Symphony OrchestraBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 17 Secs. 
2. Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 7, Act 1 - Valse by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
3. Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 55 Secs. 
4. Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48: 2nd movement, Waltz by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
5. Künstlerleben, Op. 316 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 10 Secs. 
6. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 13, Act 2 - Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
7. Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 13 Minutes 15 Secs. 
8. Les patineurs, Op. 183 by Emil Waldteufel
Conductor:  Franz Bauer-Theussl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Volksoper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1882; Paris, France 
Length: 8 Minutes 36 Secs. 
9. Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 15, Act 2 - Final Waltz and Apotheosis by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 15a Final Waltz
An der schönen blauen Donau, Op.314
The Sleeping Beauty, Suite, Op.66a: Valse
Kaiserwalzer, Op.437
Serenade For Strings In C, Op.48: 2. Walzer: Moderato (Tempo di valse)
Künstlerleben, Op.316
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 13 Waltz of the Flowers
Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op.325
The Skaters' Waltz, Op.183 (Les Patineurs)
The Nutcracker, Op.71 / Act 2: No. 15a Final Waltz

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