Strauss-Cziffra – Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka – Wang, Piano
Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214, is a polka in A major by Johann Strauss II, written in 1858 after a successful tour of Russia where he performed in the summer concert season at Pavlovsk, Saint Petersburg. It was first performed in a concert in Vienna on 24 November 1858. Tritsch-Tratsch (chit-chat) refers to the Viennese passion for gossip.
Yuja Wang plays Strauss-Cziffra’s Tritsch-Tratsch Polka
Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka: original version (Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta)
Other Cziffra’s transcription performed by Yuja Wang