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Strauss Family Waltzes / Arthur Fiedler, Boston Pops


Release Date: 07/07/2012 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 61688   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.Josef StraussEduard Strauss
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

The timeless romance and lilting melodies of Strauss waltzes and polkas are legendary; here, in classic performances by Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops, the charming music of Old Vienna comes joyously to life. This Living Stereo jewel will transport you to the innocence and grace of a bygone era.

Recordings made May 1956, May 1957, November 1958, August 1959, Septemeber 1959 in Symphony Hall, Boston.
The timeless romance and lilting melodies of Strauss waltzes and polkas are legendary; here, in classic performances by Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops, the charming music of Old Vienna comes joyously to life. This Living Stereo jewel will transport you to the innocence and grace of a bygone era.

Recordings made May 1956, May 1957, November 1958, August 1959, Septemeber 1959 in Symphony Hall, Boston.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Wo die Zitronen blühn, Op. 364 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Unter Donner und Blitz, Op. 324 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Geheime Anziehungskräfte, Op. 173 "Dynamiden" by Josef Strauss
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Bahn frei, Op. 45 by Eduard Strauss
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Indigo und die vierzig Räuber: Tausend und eine Nacht, Op. 346 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Pizzicato Polka by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Vienna, Austria 
7.
Das Spitzentuch der Königin: Rosen aus dem Süden Waltzes, Op. 388 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Accelerationen, Op. 234 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1860; Vienna, Austria 
9.
Doktrinen, Op. 79 by Eduard Strauss
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; Vienna, Austria 
10.
Der Zigeunerbaron: Kriegsabenteuer, Op. 419 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Vienna, Austria 
11.
Sphären-Klänge, Op. 235 by Josef Strauss
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
12.
Die Fledermaus: Fledermaus-Polka, Op. 362 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 

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