Various Artists: WALTZ GOLD – 100 GREAT TRACKS

WALTZ GOLD – 100 GREAT TRACKS

Various Artists

  • US $23.99  

  • Release Date 27 October 2017
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Product code
4832500
Format
CD Box Set
Label
Decca

From the exuberance of a Viennese ballroom and the Strauss family to the rarefied atmosphere of a Parisian salon and Chopin, to the magic of opera and ballet, and much more, this treasure trove of waltzes performed by some of the world’s greatest artists is a glorious reminder of the world’s most enduring dance

The set comprises of 6 CDs presented in a stylish capbox with gold foiling accompanied by a 16-page booklet with an introductory note and composer images/illustrations

Tracks
CD1
1 J STRAUSS II: The Blue Danube  
2 WALDTEUFEL: The Skaters Waltz (Les Patineurs)  
3 LEHÁR: Lehár: Gold und Silber  
4 CHOPIN: Waltz in D flat, Op.64 No.1 - "Minute"  
5 TCHAIKOVSKY: The Nutcracker – Waltz of the Flowers  
6 DELIBES: Coppélia – Valse  
7 J STRAUSS II: Rosen aus dem Süden  
8 R STRAUSS: Der Rosenkavalier – Mit Mir Waltz  
9 MIGNONE: Vasle Elegante  
10 CZIBULKA: Love's Dream After the Ball  
11 SHOSTAKOVICH: Jazz Suite No.2 – Waltz I  
12 J STRAUSS II: Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald  
13 GOUNOD: Faust, Ballet Music – Les Nubiennes, valse  
14 LEHÁR: The Merry Widow – Valse moderato  
15 TCHAIKOVSKY: The Sleeping Beauty – Lilac Fairy Waltz  
16 TCHAIKOVSKY: The Sleeping Beauty – Waltz  
Tracks
CD2
1 VERDI: La traviata – Libiamo ne'lieti calici (Brindisi)  
2 PUCCINI: La bohème – Quando m'en vo' (Musetta's Waltz)  
3 J STRAUSS II: Du und Du (based on themes from 'Die Fledermaus')  
4 ROSAS: Über den Wellen (Over the waves)  
5 CHOPIN: Waltz in A flat, Op.34 No.1 - "Valse brillante"  
6 DELIBES: Sylvia – Valse lente  
7 OFFENBACH: Gaîté Parisienne – Valse  
8 LECOCQ: Mam'zelle Angot – Allegro-Valse  
9 BRITTEN: Matinées Musicales – Waltz  
10 J STRAUSS II: Vienna Blood  
11 J STRAUSS II: Wine, Women and Song  
12 FAURÉ: Dolly Suite – Kitty-Valse  
13 BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique – Un bal (Valse)  
14 DVORÁK: Symphonies No. 8 – Allegretto grazioso - Molto vivace  
15 BRAHMS: Wiegenlied  
16 TCHAIKOVSKY: The Seasons – December (arr. Orch)  
17 TCHAIKOVSKY: The Nutcracker – Scene and Waltz of the Snowflakes  
Tracks
CD3
1 SHOSTAKOVICH: Jazz Suite No.2 – Waltz  
2 CHOPIN: Les Sylphides – Valse  
3 SIBELIUS: Valse triste, Op.44  
4 TCHAIKOVSKY: Valse sentimentale  
5 TCHAIKOVSKY: Serenade for Strings – Walzer: Moderato (Tempo di valse)  
6 J STRAUSS II: Frühlingsstimmen  
7 JOSEF STRAUSS: Village Swallows from Austria  
8 SATIE: Je te veux  
9 OFFENBACH: Gaîté Parisienne – Valse  
10 ADAM: Giselle – Pas de deux des jeunes paysans – Valse  
11 TCHAIKOVSKY: Swan Lake – Danse des cygnes: Valse  
12 TCHAIKOVSKY: Swan Lake – Valse (Corps de Ballet)  
13 J STRAUSS II: Künstlerleben  
14 J STRAUSS II: Kaiserwalzer  
15 CHOPIN: Waltz in A flat, Op.69 No.1 -"Farewell"  
16 KHACHATURIAN: Masquerade – Waltz  
17 PROKOFIEV: Cinderella – Cinderella's Departure for the Ball  
Tracks
CD4
1 J STRAUSS II (ARR. TIOMKIN): The Great Waltz (Main Title and "Wiener Blut" Waltzes)  
2 JOSEF STRAUSS: Mein Lebenslauf ist Lieb' und Leben  
3 ZIEHRER: Hereinspaziert  
4 MASSENET: Valse très lente  
5 DELIBES: Coppélia – Fête de la cloche: Introduction, 1) Valse des heures  
6 CHOPIN: Waltz in A flat, Op.42 - "Grande valse"  
7 ADAM: Giselle – Retour des Vendangeurs - No. 4(bis) Valse  
8 GLAZUNOV: The Seasons – Summer: Waltz of the Cornflowers and Poppies  
9 J STRAUSS II: Accelerationen  
10 HERRMANN: The Snows of Kilimanjaro – The Memory Waltz  
11 CHOPIN: Les Sylphides – Valse  
12 J STRAUSS I: Kettenbrücken-Walzer  
13 LISZT: Valse oubliée No.1  
14 BRAHMS: Waltz in E  
15 DVORÁK: Serenade for Strings – II. Tempo di valse  
16 IVANOVICI: Donauwellen  
Tracks
CD5
1 J STRAUSS I: Loreley-Rhein-Klänge  
2 EDUARD STRAUSS: Fesche Geister  
3 LANNER: Marien Walzer  
4 SATIE: Valse-Ballet  
5 NOVELLO: The Dancing Years – The Waltz of My Heart  
6 BAYNES: Destiny  
7 J STRAUSS II: Vienna Bonbons  
8 GOUNOD: La Reine de Saba – Waltz  
9 TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No.5 – Valse (Allegro moderato)  
10 GLAZUNOV: Orchestral Waltz No.1  
11 SHOSTAKOVICH: Jazz Suite No.2 – Lyric Waltz  
12 MINKUS: La Bayadère – Tempo di valse brillante  
13 MINKUS: La Bayadère – Tempo di valse  
14 CHOPIN: Waltz in A flat, Op.64 No.3  
15 CHOPIN: Les Sylphides – Valse  
16 MESSAGER: Les Deux Pigeons – Divertissement: No. 3 Valse  
17 ROSSINI-RESPIGHI: La Boutique fantasque – Valse Brilliante  
Tracks
CD6
1 WEBER: Invitation to the Dance  
2 J STRAUSS II: Morgenblätter  
3 OFFENBACH: Gaîté Parisienne – Valse lente  
4 DVORÁK: Waltz in A, Op.54, No.1  
5 CHOPIN: Waltz in B minor, Op.69 No.2  
6 JOSEF STRAUSS: Sphärenklänge  
7 LANNER: Die Schönbrunner  
8 VECSEY: Valse Triste  
9 BARRIOS MANGORÉ: Vals (Waltz) Op.8 , No.3  
10 DOHNÁNYI: Wedding Waltz (from The Veil Of Pierrette)  
11 J STRAUSS II: Cinderella (arr. Gamley) – An der schönen blauen Danube  
12 J STRAUSS II: Cinderella (arr. Gamley) – Tauben-Walzer  
13 EVANS: Waltz for Debby  
14 ANDERSON: The Waltzing Cat  
15 TCHAIKOVSKY/LENNON/MCCARTNEY: Beatlecracker Suite – Waltz of the Flowers (From Me To You)  
16 SHOSTAKOVICH: Sophia Perovskaya – Waltz  
17 17 TCHAIKOVSKY: Eugene Onegin – Valse