The Blue Danube VBR MP3 2.5 mb, The Blue Danube OGG format 2.7 mb which is a free, open standard container format maintained by the Xiph.Org Foundation. The OGG format is unrestricted by software patents and is designed to provide for efficient streaming and manipulation of high quality digital multimedia.
The Blue Danube, An der schönen blauen Donau, Op. 314 (At the Beautiful Blue Danube), a waltz by the Austrian composer Johann Strauss II, composed in 1866.
Johann Strauss II (October 25, 1825 – June 3, 1899; also known as Johann Baptist Strauss, Johann Strauss, Jr., the Younger, or the Son. An Austrian composer he composed over 500 waltzes, polkas, quadrilles, and other types of dance music, as well as several operettas and a ballet. He is known as "The Waltz King",
Played by Finnish orchestra Rytmi-Pojat, directed by Eugen Malmstén. The recording Tonava kaunoinen Kultaa ja hopeaa by Columbia. Doria database of Finnish National Library
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Artist/Composer: Johann Strauss II
Keywords: The Blue Danube; Johann Strauss II; waltz
Creative Commons license: Public Domain Mark 1.0