Music from Germany, 1975-01: Johann StraussAdditional title: Johann StraussAdditional title: Works. Selections
NamesStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899 (Composer)Berger, David, 1916-1997 (Host)Benatzky, Ralph, 1884-1957 (Arranger)Richartz, Willy (Conductor)Eichhorn, Kurt (Conductor)Ackermann, Otto, 1909-1960 (Conductor)Boskovsky, Willi (Conductor)Stolz, Robert, 1880-1975 (Conductor)Grumbach, Raimund (Performer)Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth (Performer)Bamberger Symphoniker (Performer)Philharmonia Orchestra (London, England) (Performer)New Philharmonia Chorus (Performer)Münchner Rundfunkorchester (Performer)Symphonisches Orchester Berlin (Performer)Bayerischer Rundfunk (Associated name)WQXR (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Associated name)Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Öffentlich-Rechtlichen Rundfunkanstalten der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Associated name)
Music from Germany (Radio program)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1975-01Date Issued: 1975-03Date Issued: 1974
Table of ContentsOverture (from the operetta "Waldmeister") / J. Strauss -- Du schönste aller Frauen ; Nun's chorus [& Laura's song] = O Madonna, auf uns sieh (from the operetta "Casanova") / J. Strauss-posthumously arranged by Ralph Benatzky -- Liebeslieder = Love songs / J. Strauss -- Rettungsjubelmarsch = Rescue jubilation march / J. Strauss.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-7 2668
TopicsOperasWaltzesMarchesRadio programs, MusicalStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Waldmeister. OuvertureBenatzky, Ralph, 1884-1957. Casanova. Du schönste aller FrauenBenatzky, Ralph, 1884-1957. Casanova. O Madonna, auf uns siehStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Liebes-LiederStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Rettungs-Jubel-Marsch
NotesContent: Title from audio.Content: Transcript of David Berger's commentary on file.Content: "Association of German Broadcasters, 1 East 57th Street, New York, N. Y. 10022; Music from Germany # special; March, 1975-II; Johann Strauss; BR-1974; 29:15"--From original tape reel container label.Content: The third work comes from the LP "Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Sings Operetta", first issued in 1959.Performers: Raimund Grumbach, baritone (2nd work) ; Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, soprano (3rd work) ; Bamberg Symphony Orchestra (1st work) ; Munich Radio Orchestra (2nd and 4th works) ; Philharmonia Orchestra and Chorus (3rd work) ; Berlin Symphony Orchestra (5th work) ; Willy Richartz (1st work), Kurt Eichhorn (2nd work), Otto Ackermann (3rd work), Willi Boskovsky (4th work) and Robert Stolz (5th work), conductors ; David Berger, radio host.Venue: Recorded [WQXR studios, New York, New York] January 1975 (Original taping date); for future broadcast [WQXR studios, New York, New York] March 1975; Recorded in Bavarian Radio 1974 (original recording).Language: Commentary spoken in English; opera sung in German.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (29 min., 10 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half-track, stereo, NAB ; 7 in.
DescriptionThis audio of WQXR's "Music from Germany" (special episode; original tape date: January 1975; for broadcast in March 1975) celebrates the 150th birthday of Johann Strauss II by playing some excerpts from unfamiliar operettas, waltzes and marches.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 925374080NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20819025Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 07f01070-b927-0133-1f4c-60f81dd2b63c
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