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100 Years Of Strauss / André Rieu, Johann Strauss Orchestra


Release Date: 03/07/2000 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 547456   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.Josef StraussJohann Strauss Sr.
Performer:  André Rieu
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Andre Rieu is clearly the world's most noticeable Johann Strauss disciple. 100 YEARS OF STRAUSS displays him at his best, with a larger than usual orchestra (50 piece) captured in lush, resonant sound. The program is imaginative, nearly all of it by Johann Strauss Jr. with one item, 'On Holiday,' by Josef and the whirling Spain-inspired 'Cachucha Galopp' by Johann Sr. Other items of interest include the "Nun's Chorus" from 'Casanova' and two songs from 'The Gypsy Baron,' all heard in Rieu's arrangements. Then there are the items one simply cannot live without, such as 'Tales from the Vienna Woods' with its delightful zither solo, 'Vienna Blood,' and, of course, 'The Blue Danube.' No number of hearings can keep one from wanting to hear these Read more memorable tunes again and again, especially when played with such devotion and infectiously high spirits. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Wiener Blut, Op. 354 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 7 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: André Rieu 
2.
Perpetuum mobile, Op. 257 "Musikalischer Scherz" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
3.
Die Tänzerin Fanny Elssler: Draussen in Sievering blüht schon der Flieder by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: André Rieu 
4.
Auf Ferienreisen, Op. 133 by Josef Strauss
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
5.
Fata Morgana, Op. 330 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
6.
Der Zigeunerbaron: Her die Hand by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: André Rieu 
7.
Casanova: O Madonna, auf uns sieh "Nuns' Chorus" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 4 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: André Rieu 
8.
Spanischer Marsch, Op. 433 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
9.
Eljen a Magyar, Op. 332 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: André Rieu 
10.
An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 7 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: André Rieu 
11.
Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 8 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: André Rieu 
12.
Ohne Sorgen, Op. 271 by Josef Strauss
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1870; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 1 Minutes 48 Secs. 
13.
Cachucha Galopp, Op. 97 by Johann Strauss Sr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: André Rieu 
14.
Der Zigeunerbaron: Wer uns getraut by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  André Rieu (Violin)
Conductor:  André Rieu
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Johann Strauss Orchestra Netherlands
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Wijngracht Theatre, Kerkrade, Holland 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: André Rieu 

Sound Samples

Wiener Blut Opus 354
Perpetuum Mobile Opus 257
Draussen in Sievering blüht schon der Flieder
Auf Ferienreisen Opus 133
Fata Morgana Opus 330
Published Potpourri: Der Zigeunerbaron
Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald Opus 325
Ohne Sorgen Opus 271
Casanova: Nonnenchor
Cachucha Galopp Opus 97
Der Zigeunerbaron: Wer Uns Getraut
Spanischer Marsch Opus 433
Eljen A Magyar! Opus 332
An der schönen blauen Donau Opus 314

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