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100 Best Vienna Philharmonic


Release Date: 01/11/2011 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 17639   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.Josef StraussJohann Strauss Sr.Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 6 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Wiener Blut, Op. 354 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Vienna, Austria 
2. Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Vienna, Austria 
3. Wein, Weib und Gesang, Op. 333 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
4. Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
5. Sphären-Klänge, Op. 235 by Josef Strauss
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
6. Pizzicato Polka by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Vienna, Austria 
7. Die Fledermaus: Overture by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
8. Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
9. Leichtes Blut, Op. 319 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
10. Indigo und die vierzig Räuber: Tausend und eine Nacht, Op. 346 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Vienna, Austria 
11. Im Krapfenwaldl, Op. 336 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Vienna, Austria 
12. Eljen a Magyar, Op. 332 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
13. Der Carneval in Rom: Vom Donaustrande, Op. 356 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Vienna, Austria 
14. An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
15. Radetzky March, Op. 228 by Johann Strauss Sr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Vienna, Austria 
16. Così fan tutte, K 588: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
17. L'Amico Fritz: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Italy 
18. La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours by Amilcare Ponchielli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
19. Notre Dame: Act 1 Intermezzo by Franz Schmidt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902-1904; Austria 
20. Faust: Ainsi que la brise légère [Act 2 Waltz] by Charles Gounod
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
21. Orphée aux enfers: Overture by Jacques Offenbach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Paris, France 
22. Hänsel und Gretel: Overture by Engelbert Humperdinck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 
23. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Overture by Bedrich Smetana
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: 1866 
24. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Overture by Gioachino Rossini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
25. Aida: Excerpt(s) by Giuseppe Verdi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
26. Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances - Introduction by Alexander Borodin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
27. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Theme by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
28. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 1 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
29. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 2 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
30. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 3 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
31. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 4 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
32. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 5 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
33. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 6 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
34. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 7 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
35. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 8 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
36. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 9 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
37. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 10 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
38. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 11 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
39. Suite for Orchestra no 4 in G major, Op. 61 "Mozartiana": no 4, Theme and variations - Variation 12 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884 
40. Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
41. Love for Three Oranges Suite, Op. 33a by Sergei Prokofiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919/1924; USA 
42. Symphony no 2 in B minor: 3rd movement, Andante by Alexander Borodin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1876; Russia 
43. Chamber Symphony in C minor, Op. 110a: 2nd movement, Allegro molto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USSR 
44. Symphony no 5 in D minor, Op. 47: 2nd movement, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USSR 
45. Gayaneh: Suite no 1 - Dance of the young maidens by Aram Khachaturian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USSR 
46. Gayaneh: Suite no 1 - Lullaby by Aram Khachaturian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
47. Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
48. Má vlast: no 2, Moldau, T 111 by Bedrich Smetana
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Czech Republic 
49. Karelia Suite, Op. 11 by Jean Sibelius
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Finland 
50. Háry János, Op. 15: Suite - no 2, Viennese Musical Clock by Zoltán Kodály
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Hungary 
51. Háry János, Op. 15: Suite - no 5, Intermezzo by Zoltán Kodály
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Hungary 
52. Háry János, Op. 15: Suite - no 6, Entrance of the Emperor and his Court by Zoltán Kodály
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; Hungary 
53. Rapsodie espagnole: 1st movement, Prélude à la nuit by Maurice Ravel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
54. Rapsodie espagnole: 2nd movement, Malagueña by Maurice Ravel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
55. Rapsodie espagnole: 3rd movement, Habanera by Maurice Ravel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
56. Rapsodie espagnole: 4th movement, Feria by Maurice Ravel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1907-1908; France 
57. Gold und Silber, Op. 79 by Franz Lehár
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1902; Vienna, Austria 
58. Symphony no 9 in E minor, Op. 95/B 178 "From the New World": 2nd movement, Largo - Excerpt(s) by Antonín Dvorák
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; USA 
59. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
60. Symphony no 94 in G major, H 1 no 94 "Surprise": 3rd movement, Minuet by Franz Joseph Haydn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; London, England 
61. Symphony no 35 in D major, K 385 "Haffner": 1st movement, Allegro con spirito by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
62. Symphony no 36 in C major, K 425 "Linz": 3rd movement, Menuetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Linz, Austria 
63. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
64. Rosamunde, D 797/Op. 26: no 7, Entr'acte no 3 in B flat major by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
65. Rosamunde, D 797/Op. 26: no 11, Ballet music no 2 in G major by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
66. Symphony no 3 in D major, D 200: 3rd movement, Menuetto by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1815; Vienna, Austria 
67. Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian": 4th movement, Saltarello by Felix Mendelssohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
68. Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
69. Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": 1st movement, Allegro ma non troppo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
70. Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93: 2nd movement, Allegretto scherzando by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
71. Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92: 4th movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
72. Tannhäuser: Overture by Richard Wagner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
73. Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90: 3rd movement, Poco allegretto by Johannes Brahms
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Austria 
74. Variations in B flat major on a theme by Haydn, Op. 56a "St. Anthony" by Johannes Brahms
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Austria 
75. Symphony no 9 in D minor, WAB 109: 2nd movement, Scherzo by Anton Bruckner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1896; Vienna, Austria 
76. Don Juan, Op. 20 by Richard Strauss
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Germany 
77. Academic Festival Overture in C minor, Op. 80 by Johannes Brahms
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
78. Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan": 2nd movement, Kräftig bewegt by Gustav Mahler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1888; Leipzig, Germany 
79. Donna Diana: Overture by E. Nikolaus von Reznicek
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889-1908; Prague 

Sound Samples

Wiener Blut Op. 354
Tritsch-Tratsch Op. 214 (2010 Digital Remaster)
Wein, Weib und Gesang Op. 333
Unter Donner und Blitz Op. 324
Sphären-Klänge, 'Music of the Spheres' Op. 235
Pizzicato Polka (1998 Digital Remaster)
Die Fledermaus (1990 Digital Remaster): Overture
G'schichten aus dem Wienerwald - Walzer Op. 325 (1990 Digital Remaster)
Leichtes Blut - Polka Op. 319
Ein Tausend und eine Nacht - Walzer Op. 346
Im Krapfenwald'l - Polka française Op. 336 (1990 Digital Remaster)
Eljen a Magyar - Polka schnell Op. 332
Vom Donaustrande - Polka schnell Op. 356
An der schönen, blauen Donau - Walzer Op.314
Radetzky Marsch Op. 228
Così fan tutte: Sinfonia (Orchestra)
Donna Diana Overture (2002 Digital Remaster)
Intermezzo from L'Amico Fritz, Act III (1997 Digital Remaster)
La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours (La Gioconda, Act III)
Intermezzo (Notre Dame)
Waltz from Faust, Act II (1997 Digital Remaster)
Orpheé aux Enfers: Overture
Hänsel und Gretel (1995 Digital Remaster): Ouvertüre/Vorspiel/Prélude (Orchester)
The Bartered Bride - Overture (2002 Digital Remaster)
Il Barbiere di Siviglia (1961 Digital Remaster): Overture
Aida - Triumphal Scene: Glorai all'Egitto - Triumphal March - Ballet Music - Vieni, o guerriero vindice

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