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Strauss - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 08/09/1994 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 64063   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.Josef StraussJohann Strauss Sr.
Conductor:  George SzellLeonard BernsteinHarry RabinowitzEugene Ormandy,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland OrchestraNew York PhilharmonicLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Perpetuum mobile, Op. 257 "Musikalischer Scherz" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Frühlingsstimmen, Op. 410 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1883; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Die Fledermaus: Overture by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Harry Rabinowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
5.
Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Rasch in der Tat, Op. 409 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
7.
Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Vergnügungszug Polka, Op. 281 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Wien-Berlin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1864; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Friedrich Gabler
This selection is a DDD recording. 
9.
Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Vienna, Austria 
10.
Wiener Blut, Op. 354 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Vienna, Austria 
11.
Cagliostro in Wien: Auf der Jagd Polka, Op. 373 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Vienna, Austria 
12.
Egyptischer Marsch, Op. 335 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Wien-Berlin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Fridrich Gabler
This selection is a DDD recording. 
13.
Feuerfest, Op. 269 by Josef Strauss
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
14.
Radetzky March, Op. 228 by Johann Strauss Sr.
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1848; Vienna, Austria 
15.
Pizzicato Polka by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Lazar Gosman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Tchaikovsky Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Josef Strauss (1827 - 1870). 

Sound Samples

An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 - The Blue Danube
Perpetuum mobile, Op. 257
Voices of Spring, Op. 410
Die Fledermaus Overture
Pizzicato Polka
Tales from the Vienna Woods, Op. 325
Rasch in der Tat, Polka schnell, Op. 409
The Emperor Waltz, Op. 437
Procession for Pleasure, Quick Polka, Op. 281
Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214
Vienna Blood, Op. 354
Auf der Jagd, Op. 373
Egyptian March, Op. 335
Feuerfest!, (Fireproof), Polka francaise, Op. 269
Radetzky March

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