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Fritz Kreisler

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A Song (1)
Alberto (1)
Allegretto (in the style of Boccherini) (11)
Allegretto (in the style of Porpora) (1)
Alter Refrain (4)
Andantino (in the style of Martini) (3)
Aubade provencale (in the style of L Couperin) (4)
Aucassin and Nicolette (canzonetta medievale) (3)
Berceuse romantique, op.9 (3)
Caprice viennois, op.2 (46)
Cavatina (1)
Chanson Louis XIII and Pavane (in the style of Couperin) (5)
Concerto in one movement for violin and orchestra (Paganini) (2)
Danse Espagnole (4)
Die Liebe kommt, die Liebe geht (Liebesleid) (1)
Episode (1)
Fantasy on two Russian themes (after Rimsky-Korsakov op.33) (1)
Fugue in A major (after Tartini) (1)
Grave (in the style of WF Bach) (4)
Gypsy caprice (9)
Hungarian Dance In F Minor (after Brahms) (2)
Ich glaub' das Gluck from Sissy (1)
Introduction and Capriccio (1)
La Chasse (in the style of Cartier) (6)
La Gitana (19)
La Precieuse (in the style of L Couperin) (7)
Liebesfreud (arr. Maciejewski for 2 pianos) (1)
Liebesfreud (arr. Rachmaninov) (7)
Liebesfreud (45)
Liebesleid (arr. Mischa Maisky) (1)
Liebesleid (arr. Rachmaninov) (14)
Liebesleid (trans. flute) (1)
Liebesleid (66)
Londonderry Air (6)
Malaguena (1)
Marche miniature viennoise (12)
Mazurka in E mionr (after Slavonic Dances op.72/2 by Dvorak) (1)
Melodie (after the Ballo from 'Orfeo ed Euridice' by Gluck) (5)
Menuet (in the style of Porpora) (2)
Old Viennese Melodies (3) (1)
Old folks at home (arr. Heifetz) (1)
Petite valse for solo piano (1)
Polichinelle, serenade (9)
Polichinelle and Rondino on a Theme by Beethoven (2)
Poupee Valsante (2)
Praeludium and Allegro (in the style of Pugnani) (arr. for viola and piano0 (1)
Praeludium and Allegro (in the style of Pugnani) (28)
Preghiera (arr. from Rachmaninov Piano Concerto no.2) (2)
Preghiera (in the style of Martini) (3)
Rezitativ and Scherzo Caprice, op.6 (21)
Rhapsodie Fantasietta (2)
Romance, op.4 (6)
Romance: Larghetto on a theme by Carl Maria von Weber (1)
Rondino on a theme by Beethoven (arr. Leopold Godowsky) (2)
Rondino on a theme by Ludwig van Beethoven (18)
Scherzo (in the style of Dittersdorf) (4)
Schon Rosmarin (47)
Serenade Espagnole (after Chaminade) (1)
Serenata Espanola (after Granados) (1)
Shepherd's Madrigal (2)
Sicilienne and Rigaudon (in the style of Francoeur) (7)
Slavonic Dances (3)
String Quartet in A minor (6)
» Finale
Syncopation (arr. G Braunstein for flute quartet) (1)
Syncopation (10)
Tambourin chinois, op.3 (35)
Tango (1)
Tempo di Minuetto (in the style of Pugnani) (5)
The Dragonfly (1)
The King Steps Out (2)
The Old Refrain (3)
Toy Soldiers' March (5)
Variations on a theme of Corelli (in the style of Tartini) (4)
Vecchio ritornello (1)
Viennese Rhapsodic Fantasietta (6)
Violin Concerto in C major 'In the style of Vivaldi' (3)
Violin Concerto no.1 in D major, op.6, MS21 (1)

Friedrich "Fritz" Kreisler (February 2, 1875 – January 29, 1962) was an Austrian-born violinist and composer. One of the most famous violin masters of his or any other day, and regarded as one of the greatest violinists of all time, he was known for his sweet tone and expressive phrasing. Like many great violinists of his generation, he produced a characteristic sound which was immediately recognizable as his own. Although he derived in many respects from the Franco-Belgian school, his style is nonetheless reminiscent of the gemütlich (cozy) lifestyle of pre-war Vienna.

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