Straus, Oscar

Last Edited: 08-May-2012 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas


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1907

Ein Walzertraum (A Waltz Dream)

  1. Overture
  2. Hymn of a Hushed Occasion
  3. Violin and Piccolo
  4. The Army Life
  5. A Woman Must Wait
  6. Waltz of My Dreams
  7. The Way Wind Blows
  8. What a Pretty Face
  9. Fish Were Never Made to Fly
  10. Viennese
  11. Waltz of My Dreams

by Oscar Straus
libretto by Leopold Jacobson and Felix Dörmann
Jeanette Scovotti, Mary Ellen Pracht, Evelyn Sachs,
Mallory Walker, William Chapman, George Gaynes

Reader's Digest RDM-40
(RCA) (1963)

  1. 1:10, 1128, s
  2. 1:28, 1405, s
  3. 2:00, 1899, s
  4. 1:22, 1305, s
  5. 3:57, 3730, s
  6. 2:51, 2700, s
  7. 1:09, 1101, s
  8. 2:34, 2434, s
  9. 0:50, 808, s
  10. 1:04, 1029, s
  11. 2:19, 2196, s

1908

The Chocolate Soldier

  1. Act I, Introduction
  2. My Hero
  3. Sympathy
  4. Seek the Spy
  5. Finale, Act I
  6. Act II -- Our Heroes Come (The Fatherland Is Free)
  7. Alexius The Heroic
  8. Never Was There Such A Lover
  9. The Chocolate Soldier
  10. The Tale Of A Coat
  11. That Would Be Lovely
  12. Finale, Act II
  13. Falling In Love
  14. The Letter Song
  15. Finale, Act III

Rise Stevens, Robert Merrill, Jo Sullivan, Peter Palmer
Lehman Engel and his Orchestra

RCA LOP-6005 (1958)

  1. 5:38, 5282, s
  2. 5:25, 5086, s
  3. 5:19, 4981, s
  4. 6:07, 5732, s
  5. 7:30, 7035, s
  6. 0:52, 827, s
  7. 3:27, 3243, s
  8. 3:32, 3317, s
  9. 4:17, 4025, s
  10. 7:09, 6704, s
  11. 3:09, 2967, s
  12. 8:30, 7969, s
  13. 2:54, 2723, s
  14. 2:38, 2476, s
  15. 0:46, 738, s

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