Strauss, Johann II (1825 – 1899)

Last Edited: 18-Aug-2015 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas


Date
Title / Tracks
Performers
Parameters
1858 Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka Op. 214 
  1. Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra,
    Eduard Strauss
  1. RCA Custom FW-313
    (1966) LP
    2:30, 3532, S
1866 An der schönen blauen Donau
(By the Beautiful Blue Danube),
Op. 314
  1. Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra,
    Eduard Strauss
  1. RCA Custom FW-313
    (1966) LP
    9:27, 13280, S
1867 Künstlerleben (Artists' Life), Op. 316 
  1. Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra,
    Eduard Strauss
  1. RCA Custom FW-313
    (1966) LP
    9:31, 13371, S
1873 Wiener Blut (Viennese Blood) Op. 354 
  1. Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra,
    Eduard Strauss
  1. RCA Custom FW-313
    (1966) LP
    8:28, 11893, S
1874
Die Fledermaus (The Bat)
  1. Act One
  2. Act Two
  3. Act Three
  1. libretto by Karl Haffner and Richard Genée
    Waldemar Kmentt, Hilde Gueden, Giuseppe
    Zampieri, Peter Klein, Walter Berry, Erika
    Köth, Regina Resnik, Eberhard Wächter,
    Erich Kunz
    Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and Vienna
    State Opera Chorus,
    Herbert von Karajan
  1. London OSA 1319 (1961)
    1: 40:08, 37554, S
    2: 49:11, 46022, S
    3: 31:13, 29219, S
1882 Frühlingsstimmen
(Voices of Spring), Op. 410 
  1. Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra,
    Eduard Strauss
  1. RCA Custom FW-313
    (1966) LP
    5:48, 8170, S
1883
Eine Nacht in Venedig
(A Night in Venice)
  1. Act One
  2. Act Two
  3. Act Three
  1. libretto was by F. Zell and Richard Genée,
    based on Le Château Trompette by
    Eugène Cormon and Richard Genée
    Nicolai Gedda, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf,
    Erich Kunz, Emmy Loose
    Philharmonia Orchestra and Chorus,
    Otto Ackermann
  1. EMI C 181-03049
    1: 41:55, 39215, s
    2: 24:23, 22812, s
    3: 12:00, 11236, s 
1885
The Gypsy Baron
(Der Zigeunerbaron)
  1. Act One
  2. Acts Two and Three
  1. libretto by author Ignaz Schnitzer
    Erich Kunz, Waldemar Kmentt, Emmy
    Loose, Hilde Rossel-Majdan, Kurt
    Preger, Gerda Schreyer,
    Eberhard Wächter
    Vienna Volksoper Orchestra,
    Vienna Volksoper Chorus,
    Anton Paulik
  1. Vanguard VRS 486-487
    (1956)
    1: 53:08, 42738, s
    2: 45:41, 49720, s
1889 Kaiser-Walzer
(Emperor Waltz), Op. 437  
  1. Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra,
    Eduard Strauss 
  1. RCA Custom FW-313
    (1966) LP
    9:40, 23589, S
1899
(posthumous)
Wiener Blut
(Viennese Blood)
  1. Act One
  2. Act Two
  3. Act Three
  1. (arranged by Adolf Müller, 1899)
    libretto by Victor Léon and Leo Stein
    Karl Dönch, Nicolai Gedda, Elisabeth
    Schwarzkopf, Karel Stepanek, Erika Koth,
    Alois Pernerstorfer, Emmy Loose &
    Erich Kunz
    Philharmonia Orchestra and Chorus,
    Otto Ackermann 
  2. (waltz only)
    The Alexander Schneider Quintet
  1. Angel 3519
    1: 33:01, 30899, s
    2: 26:03, 24377, s
    3: 11:33, 10818, s 
  2. Columbia Odyssey
    32 16 0300 (1965) LP
    7:32, 10591, S

Wiener Bonbons
  1. The Alexander Schneider Quintet
  1. Columbia Odyssey
    32 16 0300 (1965) LP
    7:30, 10547, S

Documentaries and Collateral Material

Date

Title

Cast

Parameters

 

For documentaries about musical topics, see
http://www.thegbcc.info/Misc/w-nf/Music_and_the_Other_Arts.html