Music from Germany, 1974-02-18: Johann Strauss
NamesStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899 (Composer)Berger, David, 1916-1997 (Host)Schoenberg, Arnold, 1874-1951 (Adapter)Allers, Franz (Conductor)Mattes, Willy, 1916-2002 (Conductor)Stolz, Robert, 1880-1975 (Conductor)Gielen, Michael, 1927- (Conductor)Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899 (Conductor)Prey, Hermann, 1929-1998 (Performer)Koller, Dagmar (Performer)Görner, Christine (Performer)Kusche, Benno (Performer)Skolla, Oskar (Composer)Bayerischer Rundfunk. Chor (Performer)Symphonie-Orchester Graunke (Performer)Symphonisches Orchester Berlin (Performer)Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany). Orchester (Performer)Bayerischer Rundfunk (Associated name)Südwestfunk (Baden-Baden, Germany) (Performer)WQXR (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Associated name)Pathé frères (France) (Associated name)Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Öffentlich-Rechtlichen Rundfunkanstalten der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Associated name)
Music from Germany (Radio program)
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1974-02-08
Table of ContentsEvviva Karneval (from the operetta "Karneval in Rom" = "Carnival in Rome") / J. Strauss -- Ein Bißchen Zärtlichkeit = A little tenderness ; Ich spiel mein Stückel = I play my drum (from the operetta "Die Tänzerin Fanny Elssler = The dancer Fanny Elssler") / J. Strauss -- Csárdás (from the operetta "Knight Pásmán = Ritter Pásmán, op. 441") / J. Strauss -- Kaiser-Walzer = The emperor waltz / J. Strauss, adapted by A. Schoenburg -- [Excerpt] Frühlingsstimmen[walzer] = The voices of spring [waltz] / J. Strauss.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-7 2667
TopicsOperas -- ExcerptsWaltzesRadio programs, MusicalStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Karneval im Rom. Evviva KarnevalSkolla, Oskar. Tänzerin Fanny Elssler. Man braucht von Zeit zu ZeitSkolla, Oskar. Tänzerin Fanny Elssler. Ich spiel mein StückelStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Ritter Pásmán. CsárdásStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Lustige Krieg. Kuss-Walzer. Selections; arrangedStrauss, Johann, 1825-1899. Frühlingsstimmen. Selections
NotesContent: Title from audio.Content: Transcript of David Berger's commentary on file.Ownership: "Return this tape to Gerry G. Dreisbach ...This tape is the property of the Association of German Broadcasters. Reproduction or commercial use not permitted. Return; Music from Germany # 1923; Johann Strauss 29:04; BR-1974; SWF-1972; includes 'Frühlingsstimmen-Walzer' conducted by Joh. Strauss (1890)"--From original tape reel container label.Performers: Hermann Prey, baritone (1st work) ; Dagmar Koller and Christine Görner, sopranos (2nd work) ; Benno Kusche, bass-baritone (3rd work) ; Bavarian Radio Chorus (1st work) ; Munich Graunke Symphony Orchestra (1st-3rd works) ; Berlin Symphony Orchestra (4th work) ; Southwest German Radio Orchestra (5th work) ; Johann Strauss and his orchestra (6th work) ; Arnold Schoenberg, [adaptor] (5th work) ; Franz Allers (1st work), Charles Wildman (2nd-3rd works), Robert Stolz (4th work) and Michael Gielen (5th work), conductors ; David Berger, radio host.Venue: Broadcast [WQXR studios, New York, New York] 1974 Feburary 8 ; Recorded in Bavarian Radio 1974 (original recording); Recorded Southwest German Radio 1972 (original recording); Recorded [Pathé Brothers, Paris?] 1890 (original recording).Language: Commentary spoken in English; opera sung in German.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (29 min., 21 sec.) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, half-track, stereo, NAB ; 7 in.
DescriptionThis audio of WQXR's "Music from Germany" (episode no.1923; broadcast: 2/8/1974) celebrates the 150th birthday of Johann Strauss II by playing his unfamiliar pieces, ending the program with "surprise" recording from 1890 that Strauss actually conducted (originally taped by Pathé Brothers in 1890).
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 925373980NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20819023Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ce1a7520-b926-0133-d555-60f81dd2b63c
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