New Year's Concert 2010

New Year's Concert 2010

by Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Georges Prêtre

CD

Overview

The annual New Year's Concert from Vienna, seen by millions on TV worldwide, is the best-known classical concert in the world. Featured composers include J. Strauss II, J. Strauss I, Offenbach, Nicolai, and more!

Georges Prêtre returns to Vienna's illustrious Musikverein to conduct a compelling program that combines adored classics with no less than four intriguing premieres. Idolized in Vienna, the legendary French maestro, Georges Prêtre is a leading expert on and interpreter of the music of the Strauss family.

The Wiener Philharmoniker's 2010 New Year's Concert comes complete on two CDs for a 2-for-1 price. The concert is also available on DVD, featuring the complete concert, supplemented by ballet highlights and the traditional intermission feature. From the Label

Product Details

Release Date: 02/23/2010
Label: Imports
UPC: 0028947821137
catalogNumber: 1154112

Tracks

  1. Radetzky-Marsch, for orchestra, Op. 228
  2. An der schönen, blauen Donau (On the Beautiful, Blue Danube), waltz for orchestra (with chorus ad lib), Op. 314 (RV 314)
  3. New Year's Address
  4. Auf der Jagd (Off to the Hunt), schnellpolka for orchestra, Op. 373 (RV 373)
  5. Champagne Galop for orchestra (or piano)
  6. Morgenblätter (Morning Papers), waltz for orchestra, Op. 279 (RV 279)
  7. Helen Quadrille, Op 14
  8. Die Rheinnixen, opera in 3 acts: Overture
  9. Der Carneval in Paris, galop for orchestra, Op. 100
  10. Ein Herz, ein Sinn, polka-mazurka for orchestra, Op. 323 (RV 323)
  11. Champagner-Polka, musical scherzo for orchestra, Op. 211 (RV 211)
  12. Wiener Bonbons (Vienna Bon-Bons), waltz for orchestra, Op. 307 (RV 307)
  13. Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor, opera: Overture
  14. Perpetuum Mobile (Perpetual Motion), Ein musikalischer Scherz, for orchestra, Op. 257 (RV 257)
  15. Wein, Weib und Gesang (Wine, Women and Song), waltz for orchestra (with voice ad lib), Op. 333 (RV 333)
  16. Stürmisch in Lieb' und Tanz (Stormy in Love and Dance), polka schnell for orchestra, Op. 393 (RV 393)
  17. Im Krapfenwald'l, polka française for orchestra, Op. 336 (RV 336)
  18. Frauenherz (A Woman's Heart), polka mazurka for orchestra, Op. 166
  19. Die Fledermaus (The Bat), operetta (RV 503): Overture

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