iPlayer Radio What's New?
Image for Rob Cowan

Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

Rob Cowan

Duration:
3 hours
First broadcast:
Monday 24 August 2009

Rob Cowan presents great pieces, great performances and a few surprises.

7.02am
Rossini: Overture - The Barber of Seville
Philharmonia Orchestra
Carlo Maria Giulini (conductor)
HMV5867592 Tr 2

7.11am
Chopin, transc Liszt: Pierscieri (The Ring) Op 74, No 14; Hulanka (A Drinking Song) No 4
Luiza Borac (piano)
AVIE AV2161 T5-6

7.16am
Telemann: Cantata - Erwachet zum Kriegen
Franz Vitzthum (countertenor)
Bergen Barokk
Toccata Classics TOCC0057 T1-3

7.25am
Delius: Finale from Suite for Violin & Orchestra
Philippe Graffin (violin)
BBC Concert Orchestra
David Lloyd-Jones (conductor)
Dutton CDLX7226 T6

7.31am
Dubois: Toccata
Marie-Claire Alain (organ)
Erato ECD88195 Tr 3

7.39am
Richter: Sinfonia VIII in B flat from Six Grandes Symphonies
Helsinki Baroque Orchestra
Aapo Hakkinen (conductor)
NAXOS 8.570597 Tr 4-6

7.49am
Handel: Cara speme from Julius Ceasar
Joyce DiDonato (mezzo)
Julius Drake (piano)
Wigmore Hall WHLive0009 Tr 18

7.55am
Grainger: Mock Morris
Eastman-Rochester Pops Orchestra
Frederick Fennell (conductor)
Mercury 434 330-2 T6

8.03am
Shostakovich: Allegretto from Symphony No 8 in C minor, Op 65
London Symphony Orchestra
Andre Previn (conductor)
DG 437 819-2 Tr 2

8.10am
Merula: Gaudeamus omnes
Faye Newton (soprano)
Jamie Savan (cornett)
Richard Sweeney (theorbo)
Steven Divine (harpsichord)
(The Gonzaga Band)
CHANDOS CHAN 0761 Tr 17

8.14am
Strauss: Romance for Cello and Orchestra in F
Steven Isserlis (cello)
Bayerischen Radio Symphony Orchestra
Lorin Maazel (conductor)
RCA 74321753982 Tr 14

8.24am
Paganini, arr Hunsberger: Moto Perpetuo, Op 11
Wynton Marsalis (cornet)
Eastman Wind Ensemble
Donald Hunsberger (director)
CBS MK42137 T5

8.31am
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake: Pas de deux Black Swan
Kirill Terentiev (violin)
Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg
Valery Gergiev (conductor)
Decca 4757669 CD 2T9-13

8.42am
Trad Georgian, arr Bregovic: Tale III
Zdravo (singer)
The Georgian Male Choir
The Wedding and Funeral Band
Goran Bregovic (director)
Wrasse 241 Tr 1

8.44am
Faure: Apres un reve
Joshua Bell (violin)
Orchestra of St Luke's
Michael Stern (conductor)
Sony 82876872762 Tr 4

8.48am
Paderewski: Minuet in G
Stephen Hough (piano)
Numbus NI2540 T6

8.53am
Charpentier: Gloria from Mass for Four Choirs
Ex Cathedra
Jeffrey Skidmore (conductor)
Hyperion CDA67435 T3

9.00am
Dvorak, orch Smetacek: Humoresque, Op 101, No 7
Prague Symphony Orchestra
Vaclav Smetacek (conductor)
Supraphon DC-8064 Tr 3

9.04am
Vivaldi: Concerto in G minor, RV 105
The Chandos Baroque Players
Helios CDH55102 Tr 1-3

9.13am
Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone)
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Rafael Kubelik (conductor)
DG 449 735-2 T5-8

9.31am
Mayerl: Mistletoe
Leslie De'ath (piano)
Dutton CDLX7229 T4

9.35am
Mozart: Flute Concerto No 2 in D, KV 314
Andre Pepin (flute)
Suisse Romande Orchestra
Ernest Ansermet
DECCA 480 0379 CD1 T4-6

9.54am
Schubert: No 5 from 5 German Dances, D89
The Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Gidon Kremer (director)
DG 437 535-2 T6.

Broadcasts

Best of British on BBC Playlister

Best of British on BBC Playlister

Experience classic British works from Elgar, Purcell & more… Listen in Spotify now

Free downloads

  1. Image for Breakfast Show Specialist Classical Chart

    Breakfast Show Specialist Classical Chart

    Tracks from the top CDs in this week’s Specialist Classical Chart. Clemency Burton-Hill and Petroc…

  2. Image for Spirit of Schubert

    Spirit of Schubert

    BBC Radio 3 tells you everything you need to know about Franz Schubert. These free downloads will…

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss