Brahms enthusiastically returned several times to see a later revival of Die Fledermaus, Strauss’s single most-famous work next to The Blue Danube Waltz. Get a free MP3 of Johann Strauss II – Die Fledermaus: Overture, performed by Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra. Die Fledermaus, his most famous operetta, is primarily loved for what happens before anyone sets foot on the stage: the eight-minute overture is packed full of.

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The work has long been regarded as a classic exemplar of the Viennese operetta, a genre that initially emerged in mid-century Paris. The Essence of Viennese Music. All performances at the Kennedy Center will go on as scheduled, but our public hours are curtailed.

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Johann Strauss II: Die Fledermaus

In a rousing finale, Orlofsky makes a toast to champagne, and the company celebrates The Champagne song: What follows is the bouncy polka that represents the excitement that Adele’s Rosalinde’s maid and Eisenstein’s invitations to the ball bring to them. Connect facebook twitter youtube instagram tumblr. Music of His Time. Views Read Edit View history. This is abruptly followed by the announcement of the next section, a flowing, minor tune that exaggerates Rosalinde’s disappointment in Act I at not being able to attend the ball.

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The Overture is formally similar to the “potpourri”-type of overture that would later become familiar on Broadway: Overturee Royal Treasury of Classical Music. Edition Peters Polkas and waltzes spill effortlessly ovverture after another out of the orchestra, the memorable melodies and sudden tempo changes foreshadowing the aural delights to come.

But don’t ask about the skull-it’s a long story. Little attempt is made to fit the piece into any classical form; rather, the overture gives us a preview of the tunes that will be heard in the course of the evening.


However, Rosalinde produces his watch, and he realizes that the Hungarian mystery-woman he tried to seduce at Orlofsky’s party was actually Rosalinde in disguise and that he, not she, is at fault. Clemens Krauss dirigiert 2. Peter Maag Conducts Johann Strauss. Swelling Melodies — new foedermaus. Enjoy all the music with no strings attached. More information about this can be found here. Favourite Waltzes, Polkas and Overtures.

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Order Today Get Single Tickets. Together, they recall a practical joke which Eisenstein played on Falke a few years ago, for which Falke is secretly planning a light-hearted revenge in kind. Wagner even pays a kind of homage to Strauss in the Flower Maiden music of Parsifal.

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