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2016-01-13 Help Indentifying a Classical Piece in a Film:

Your friend is right. It is a polka by Johann Strauss Jr. called "Brautschau-Polka," Op. 417. You can hear the entire work (from which Adolph Deutsch excerpted and arranged that bit of dance music) here:

2015-12-05 Who is the composer of this?:

Not a Scandinavian, but Tchaikovsky. This is from his tone poem, "Fatum" ("Fate"), Opus 77.    Here is a Youtube performance. The bit you are looking for starts at 9:03.    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0KPDp6boFkU

2015-11-19 What is the name of this waltz?:

Hi, Lana,    That's not a waltz from the repertoire. I'm 99.9% certain that it was something the film composer wrote just for the movie, trying (not completely successfully) to imitate a Viennese waltz

2015-10-18 Scarlatti sonatas:

That's Domenico Scarlatti, K. 247.    Here is the score:    http://imslp.eu/Files/imglnks/euimg/b/bf/IMSLP350322-PMLP506204-Scarlatti__Domen    Here

2015-08-09 old music (piano):

Well, Hun Rhap2 Fran list translates to musicians as:    Franz Liszt, Hungarian Rhapsody #2    Here is a Youtube video:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0odaG9qi818    There are a lot of performances of

 

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