Forever Vienna

Forever Vienna

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by André Rieu
     
 

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Waltz king André Rieu releases Forever Vienna for the first time in America, a recording that features André's greatest performances on the violin as he leads his Johann Strauss Orchestra.

Forever Vienna was an international sensation across Europe. This U.S. edition features such beloved numbers as the "Strauss & Co." medley, "Carnival

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Overview

Waltz king André Rieu releases Forever Vienna for the first time in America, a recording that features André's greatest performances on the violin as he leads his Johann Strauss Orchestra.

Forever Vienna was an international sensation across Europe. This U.S. edition features such beloved numbers as the "Strauss & Co." medley, "Carnival of Venice," "Wine, Women, and Song," and many more -- all arranged by André.

"Music has a healing quality," says André. "Scientists have proved that. It's the way we play music. We are not on stage to show how good we are. We are on stage to make people have a wonderful time. It sounds like a cliché, but I know it's true."

The CD/DVD edition of the album features a concert video filmed in Austria during a world tour. It's a two-hour-plus performance that has never before been seen in the U.S. André's guests include the Imperial Ballet of Vienna, Stars on Ice, and the Australian Police Pipes & Drums. From the Label

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Product Details

Release Date:
06/29/2010
Label:
Hip-O Records
UPC:
0600753282373
catalogNumber:
001443902
Rank:
91988

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

André Rieu   Primary Artist,Violin
Johann Strauss Orchestra   Performing Ensemble

Technical Credits

Franz Lehár   Composer,Original Material
Jacques Offenbach   Original Material
Dmitry Shostakovich   Composer
Johann Strauss   Composer,Original Material
Franz von Suppe   Original Material
Giuseppe Verdi   Original Material
Emile Waldteufel   Original Material
Iosif Ivanovici   Composer,Original Material
Gioachino Rossini   Original Material
André Rieu   Arranger,Composer
Johann Strauss   Composer,Original Material
Josef Strauss   Composer
Juventino Rosas   Original Material
Quirino Mendoza Cortes   Composer
Jo Huijts   Arrangement Collaboration
Hans Fritz Beckmann   Original Material
Quirino Mendoza y Cortez   Composer
Friedrich Schroder   Composer,Original Material
Viktor Léon   Composer
Hermann Dostal   Composer,Original Material

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