Fritz Reiner and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra perform selections from
composers Johann Strauss, Jr., Von Weber, Joseph Strauss, and Richard Strauss.
A portrait in music of a time and a place, from a conductor whose life and
career in the new world had its roots in the old. With just the right
combination of effervescence and nostalgia, this program of popular Viennese
favorites recaptures a bygone flavor.
• Super Audio CD
• SACD 3.0 Multi-Channel SACD Layer
• SACD Stereo SACD Layer
• This Hybrid SACD contains a 'Red Book' Stereo CD Layer which is playable on most conventional CD Players!
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Fritz Reiner, conductor
Johann Strauss, Jr. (1825-1899)
1. Morning Papers, Op. 279
2. Emperor Waltz, Op. 437
3. On The Beautiful Blue Danube, Op. 314
Carl Maria Von Weber (1786-1826)
4. Invitation to the Dance, Op. 65
Josef Strauss (1827-1870)
5. Village Swallows, Op. 164
Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
6. Der Rosenkavalier: Waltzes
Johann Strauss, Jr.
7. Vienna Blood, Op. 354
8. Roses From The South, Op. 388
9. Treasure Waltz, Op. 418
10. Thunder and Lightning, Op. 324
Recorded in 1957 and 1960.