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THE GREAT WAR covers the events exactly 100 years ago: The story of World War I in realtime. Featuring: The unique archive material of British Pathé.

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The music of World War I is the music which was composed during the war or which is associated with it. In 1914, music hall was by far the most popular form of popular song.

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945. The vast majority of the world's countries-including all the great powers-eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. A state of total war emerged, directly involving more than 100 million people from over 30 countries.

Outbreak of World War I. The seeds of the devastating conflict had been planted long before the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand. The causes of World War I, also known as the Great War, have been debated since it ended. Officially, Germany shouldered much of the blame for the conflict, which caused four years of unprecedented slaughter. But a series of complicated factors caused the war, including a brutal. World War I-in Color. World War I was unlike any conflict the world had ever seen. Another memo, in English this time, advises soaking handkerchiefs or starched collars in a different secret ink formula, then drying and.

What were the main causes of World War I? Learn about how mutual defense alliances, imperialism, militarism, and nationalism all played a part. Great Britain and Germany both greatly increased their navies in this time period. Further, in Germany and Russia particularly, the military establishment began to have a greater influence on public policy. World War I saw a change in warfare, from the hand-to-hand style of older wars to the inclusion of weapons that used technology and removed the individual from close combat. The war had extremely high casualties over 15 million dead and 20 million injured. The face of warfare would never be the same again. The Dominoes Fall: Causes of World War I. 1914 to 1919 and the Timeline of World War I.

World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.

That the war was inevitable is questionable, but certainly the notion of glorious war, of war as a good for nation-building, was strong pre-1914. By the end of the war, it was dead. Tags: Franz Ferdinand. Enable All. Save Changes.

The war obviously was not called World War 1 at the time because at the time no one knew there would be another "world war" a generation later. Some began to refer to it as "the World War", however, and between 1944 and 1946 the numeration was added. World War 2 was referred to as "the current world war" or "the latest world wa. Why was World War 2 called the Great War? The First World War ( 1914 to 1918 ) was also called "The Great War " at the time.

World War I, or the Great War, was one of the bloodiest wars of all time. It was a war sparked by militarism, alliance, imperialism, and nationalism. World War I, also known as the Great War, was a Worldwide war which took place in Europe from 1914 to 1918. The cause of the World War I was on June 28, 1914 assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, by Gavrilo Princip, a Bosnian Serb citizen of Austria-Hungary and member of the Black Hand. The revenge by Austria-Hungary against Serbia brought upon a repetition of events that set off a repetition of reaction to war declarations.

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Classical Music Before The War
1 Pomp And Circomstance Military March No. 1 In D Major, Op. 39
Composed By – Elgar*Conductor – Leonard BernsteinOrchestra – The New York Philharmonic Orchestra
2 Waltz From Der Rosenkavalier Sute
Composed By – R Strauss*Conductor – Eugene OrmandyOrchestra – The Philadelphia Orchestra
3 "Von Der Schönheit" From Das Lied Von Der Erde
Composed By – Mahler*Conductor – Eugene OrmandyMezzo-soprano Vocals – Lili ChookaskianOrchestra – The Philadelphia Orchestra
4 "De L'aube À Midi Sur La Mer" From La Mer
Composed By – Debussy*Conductor – Esa-Pekka SalonenOrchestra – Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Classical Music During The War
5 Symphony No. 1 In D Major, Op. 25 "Classical Symphony" - III. Gavotta: Non Troppo Allegro
Composed By – Prokofiev*Conductor – Michael Tilson ThomasOrchestra – The London Symphony Orchestra
L'historie De Soldat Suite
6 IV. The Royal March
Composed By, Conductor – Stravinsky*Orchestra – Columbia Chamber Orchestra
7 V. The Little Concert
Composed By, Conductor – Stravinsky*Orchestra – Columbia Chamber Orchestra
Le Tombeau De Couperin
8 V. Menuet
Composed By – Ravel*Piano – Robert Casadesus
9 VI. Toccata
Composed By – Ravel*Piano – Robert Casadesus
Classical Music After The War
10 Sinfonia From Pucinella Suite
Composed By, Conductor – Stravinsky*Orchestra – Columbia Symphony Orchestra
11 Walzer From Fünf Klavierstück, Op. 23
Composed By – Schoenberg*Piano – Glenn Gould
12 Interlude From Wozzeck, Act III
Composed By – Alban BergConductor – Thomas SchippersOrchestra – Columbia Symphony Orchestra
13 Prologue From Music For The Theatre
Composed By – Copland*Conductor – Leonard BernsteinOrchestra – The New York Philharmonic Orchestra
Popular Music Before The War
14 Shine On Harvest Moon
Composed By – Jack Norworth, Nora BayesLyrics By – Jack NorworthOrchestra – Hal Kemp And His Orchestra
15 Alexander's Ragtime Band
Composed By, Lyrics By – Irving BerlinOrchestra – Ted Lewis And His Orchestra
Popular Music During The War
16 Over There
Composed By, Lyrics By – George M. CohanVocals – Arthur Fields
Popular Music After The War
17 How You Gonna Keep 'Em Down On The Farm (After They've Seen Paree)?
Composed By – Walter DonaldsonLyrics By – Joe Young , Sam M. Lewis*Vocals – Nora Bayes
18 The Man I Love (From Strike Up The Band)
Composed By – George GershwinLyrics By – Ira GershwinOrchestra – Fred Rich And His Hotel Astor OrchestraVocals – Vaughn De Leath
19 West End Blues
Composed By, Lyrics By – Clarence Williams, King OliverTrumpet, Scat – Louis Armstrong

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sony Music Entertainment Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – Sony Music Entertainment Inc.


  • Art Direction – Allen Weinberg
  • Cover, Design – Nicky Lindeman
  • Engineer [Compilation] – Stephen Saper
  • Engineer [Transfer] – Andreas Meyer* (tracks: 17)
  • Liner Notes – Linda Kobler
  • Management [Product] – Michelle Errante, Warren Wernick
  • Other [Editorial Direction] – Cynthia Elliott, Richard Haney-Jardine
  • Photography By – Corbis
  • Producer [Compilation] – Arthur M. Fierro


Total Time: 76:51

Special thanks to The Library of Congress (track 16) and Daniel Langan (track 17) for use of their original pressings.

Contains previously released material.
© 1999 Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.
Originally released 1917, 1919, 1927, 1929, 1952, 1959, 1960, 1964, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969 Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.
℗ 1991, 1997 Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.
℗ 1999 Sony Music Entertainment, Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 074646098929
  • ASIN: B00000HXKX

Various - The Great War - Classical And Popular Selections From The Time Of World War I mp3 flac
Early, Impressionist, Ragtime, Modern, Dixieland
Performer: Various
Title: The Great War - Classical And Popular Selections From The Time Of World War I
Category: Jazz / Classical
Released: 1999
Rating: 4.5/5
Votes: 921