J. Strauss Archive
Sommernachts Konzert 2016 (Summer Night Concert) = Music of BIZET, BERLIOZ, POULENC, SAINT-SAENS & others – Vienna Phil./ Bychkov – Sony
Semyon Bychkov leads the Vienna Philharmonic in a French program of colorful energy. B01DFY8L1M Sommernachts Konzert 2016 (Summer Night Concert) = BIZET: Farandole from L’Arlessienne Suite No. 2; BERLIOZ: Marche Hongroise from Le Damnation de Faust, Op. 24; POULENC: Concerto for 2 Pianos and Orchestra; SAINT-SAENS: Finale from Le Carnaval des animaux; RAVEL: Daphnis et […]
“On With the Dance” = J. STRAUSS II: Artist’s Life Waltz, Op. 316; Wine, Women, and Song, Op. 333; CHOPIN (arr. Sargent): Les Sylphides; ROSSINI (arr. Respighi and Sargent): La Boutique Fantasque – Concert Suite; William Tell: Ballet Music: Passo a tre e Coro Tirolese; SCHUBERT: Rosamunde – Ballet Music No. 2 in G Major – Royal Philharmonic Orch./ Royal Opera House Orch., Covent Garden/ Sir Malcolm Sargent – Guild
A program of gracious light music, mostly from the ballet and the world of dance, led by Sir Malcolm Sargent.
Richard Tauber: Lehar & Co = Music of J. STRAUSS, LEHAR, KALMAN, O. STRAUSS, HEUBERGER & ZELLER – Preiser
The celebrated Austrian lyric tenor Richard Tauber enjoys a broad representation of his inimitable Viennese style in this generous selection of his art, 1924-1946.
The RIAS Second Viennese School Project [TrackList follows] – Soloists/ RIAS Choir & Orch/Berlin Philharmonic, Berlin Radio-Sym./various cond. – Audite (4 CDs)
Even after 100 years, the music of the Second Viennese School challenges and offends, our musical and intellectual complacency assaulted by sounds and textures testing the limits of our aesthetic prejudices.
Stokowski Conducts Encores of STRAUSS, BORODIN, PAGANINI, RACHNINOV, HANDEL, PURCELL, GLUCK, BOCCHERINI, TCHAIKOVSKY & BERGER – Guild
The “Stokowski String Sound” has another notch on its belt, a collection of popular favorites played with that especial lush intensity this Maestro brings to music.
The seller on this disc remains the phenomenal Ein Heldenleben.
Josef Krips conducts SCHUBERT = Rosamunde Overture; Symphony No. 6; MOZART: Sym. No. 39; J. STRAUSS II: Acceleration Waltz; Roses from the South – London Symphony Orch./ The New Symphony Orch./ Josef Krips – Dutton
A noted Viennese conductor lavishes his skills on an Austrian program brilliantly executed by two fine British ensembles.