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CD The Sound of Austria

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CD in metal box with Schönbrunn print.

CD The Sound of Austria

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Operatic overtures, waltzes and melodies from Vienna make this CD a classic listening experience. Featuring both familiar and less-well-known works, it showcases the orchestra of the Vienna State Opera playing Brahms, Liszt, Kalman, Rossini, Offenbach and Grieg. Pieces such as the overture to the operetta Orpheus in the Underworld and the prelude to the ballet Die Puppenfee are rendered in virtuoso fashion. This selection was compiled specially for the Schönbrunn Palace and Hofburg Original Collection.

1. Overture to Oberon – Carl Maria von Weber
2. Waltz in A flat op. 39 no.15 – Johannes Brahms
3. Romance in E flat major op. 44 no. 1 – Anton Rubinstein
4. Overture to Freischütz – Carl Maria von Weber
5. Erotikon from op. 43 – Edvard Grieg
6. Prelude in C sharp minor op. 3 no. 2 – Sergei Rachmaninov
7. Overture to The Silken Ladder – Gioacchino Rossini
8. Prelude to the ballet Die Puppenfee – Josef Bayer
9. Liebestraum in A flat major op. 62 no. 3 – Franz Liszt
10. Overture to Countess Mariza – Emmerich Kalman
11. Erstrahlen die Lichter, waltz from the operetta Die Csardasfürstin – Emmerich Kalman
12. Overture to Orpheus in the Underworld – Jacques Offenbach

CD in metal case

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