Orchestra conducted by Claudio Abbado with the Vienna Boys Choir live from the Musikverein
Introduced by Richard Baker and featuring the dancers of the Vienna State Opera Johann Strauss (son)
Overture Die Fledermaus; New Pizzicato Polka; waltz Enjoy
Yourselves Verdi , arr Johann Strauss
(son) The Masked Ball Quadrille Johann Strauss (son) Two polkas: Tritsch-tratsch; Leichtes Blut sung by the VIENNA BOYS CHOIR Johann Strauss (son) I Embrace You waltz; perpetuum mobile
Josef Strauss A 'flying' polka plus the inevitable and traditional encores
Directed for ORF by HUGO KACH
A simultaneous broadcast with Radio 3. Viewers with stereo Radio 3 may wish to turn off TV sound and position their speakersoneithersideofthescreen, but a few feet away. Stereo headphones provide a suitable alternative.