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Edition Ferenc Fricsay Vol 12 - J. Strauss: Waltzes & Polkas

Strauss / Rias Symphonie Orchester / Friesay
Release Date: 03/09/2010 
Label:  Audite   Catalog #: 95629  
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This representative cross-section of the most beautiful and famous waltzes and polkas by Johann Strauss II in recordings made between 1950 and 1952, issued here for the first time, shows Fricsay's unique talent for natural and seemingly improvisatory music-making. This representative cross-section of the most beautiful and famous waltzes and polkas by Johann Strauss II in recordings made between 1950 and 1952, issued here for the first time, shows Fricsay's unique talent for natural and seemingly improvisatory music-making. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Das Spitzentuch der Königin: Overture by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Die Fledermaus: Tik-Tak-Polka, Op. 365 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874 
4.
Eine Nacht in Venedig: Lagunen-Walzer, Op. 411 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Frühlingsstimmen, Op. 410 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1883; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Künstlerleben, Op. 316 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Leichtes Blut, Op. 319 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
9.
Perpetuum mobile, Op. 257 "Musikalischer Scherz" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; Vienna, Austria 
10.
Pizzicato Polka by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Vienna, Austria 
11.
Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Vienna, Austria 

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