Viennese Waltz from the “Rosenkavalier” as solo for timpani. The Viennese timpani (Wiener Pauke) is different from the other ones. So the tunes can be more explicit be heard to distinguish. This song is a spin-off from “Sound of Vienna” where you can learn more about Viennese musical instrument makers and their effect to the […]
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45 min documentary about the unique musical instruments of Vienna. The sound of Viennas orchestras distinct from others, this is not only obvous for experts, and the musical instruments are one of the reasons. Starring musicians like Zubin Mehta, Julian Rachlin, Clemens Hellsberg, Paul Badura Skoda, Klaus Lienbacher, experts like Rufolf Hopfner, Craftsmen like Heinz […]
Shooting in an alchemy kitchen with help of Viennese pharmacist. Medieval chemists asserted aims were the transmission of base metals into gold, the discovery of the panacea, and thepreparation of the elixir of longevity. And what was found and whats in common with Viennese Pastries you learn in the newest documentary film “Zuckergoscherl”.