As usual, some Viennese light classics for the new year, as we start the 2020s.

Eight works are given here with Hans Knappertsbusch conducting the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra on a 1957 German language DECCA LP.

J Strauss I – Radetzky March – Hans Knappertsbusch, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

K Komzak – Badner Mad’ln – Hans Knappertsbusch, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra


J Strauss II – Annen-Polka – Hans Knappertsbusch, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra


J Strauss II – Accelerationen – Hans Knappertsbusch, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

J Strauss II – Tritsch-Tratsch Polka – Hans Knappertsbusch, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Carl Ziehrer – Wiener Bürger – Hans Knappertsbusch, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra


J Strauss II – Leichtes Blut Polka – Hans Knappertsbusch, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra


J Strauss II – G’schicten aus dem Wienerwald – Hans Knappertsbusch, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra


DECCA BLK 16102 (12″ LP)
Matrices ARL-3793-1A, ARL-3794-1A
Recorded October 1957, Vienna
Issued 1958?

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