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Tuesday - Rob Cowan

3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 06 April 2010

Breakfast on Radio 3 with Rob Cowan. Includes marches by Tchaikovsy and Smetana, choral music from Bach and Gounod and string quartets from Paganini and Brahms.

Music Played

27 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns

    Camille Saint-Saëns Carnival of the Animals: The Aquarium

    Performer: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Performer: Louis Fremaux (director)

    EMI 094638223320

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Kommst Du Nun, Jusu, vom Himmel Herunter BWV 650 (Schubler Chorale)

    Performer: Palladian Ensemble Performer: Pamela Thorby (recorder) Performer: Rodolfo Richter (violin) Performer: Susanne Heinrich (viola da gamba)

    LINN CKD 275

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Waldesruhe for cello and orchestra

    Performer: Frans Helmerson (cello) Performer: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (conductor)

    BIS BIS-CD-245

  • Image for Jean-Philippe Rameau

    Jean-Philippe Rameau Les Sauvages

    Performer: Orchestra of the 18th Century Performer: Frans Bruggen (conductor)

    Philips 438 9462

  • Image for Antonio Rosetti

    Antonio Rosetti Concerto for French Horn and Orchestra No. 5 in F major: III Rondeau

    Performer: Radek Baborak (French Horn) Performer: Prague Chamber Orchestra Performer: Supraphon


  • Image for James Rhodes

    James Rhodes La Plus que lente, valse

    Performer: Samson Francois (piano) Performer: EMI Classics


  • Image for Nicolò Paganini

    Nicolò Paganini Caprice No. 12 in A flat major: Allegro

    Arranger: Zinn Performer: The Wihan Quartet: Leos Cepicky (violin) Jan Schulmeister (violin) Jiri Zigmund (viola) Ales Kasprik (cello)

    Nimbus Alliance NI6113

  • Image for Aaron Copland

    Aaron Copland Music for Theatre

    Performer: Prologue and Dance Performer: New York Chamber Symphony Orchestra Performer: Gerard Schwarz (conductor)

    EMI 7490952

  • Image for King Henry VIII of England

    King Henry VIII of England "Whereto shuld I expresse"

    Performer: Sirinu


  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Quatuor No. 12 en Fa Majeur "Americain" Op 96 B 179

    Performer: Quatuor Habanera

    Alpha ALPHA 041

  • Image for Leos Janacek

    Leos Janacek Sinfonietta: Allegretto (1st mvt)

    Performer: Pro Arte Orchestra Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    EMI Classics

  • Image for Arcangelo Corelli

    Arcangelo Corelli Sonata No. 11 in E major

    Performer: Monica Huggett (violin) Performer: Mitzi Meyerson (harpsichord) Performer: Sarah Cunningham (cello) Performer: Nigel North (guitar)

    Virgin Classics

  • Image for Eric Coates

    Eric Coates Symphonic Rhapsody on a song by Richard Rogers "With a Song in my Heart"

    Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra Performer: John Wilson (conductor)

    ASV CD WHL 2112

  • Image for Gabriel Fauré

    Gabriel Fauré Souvenirs de Bayreuth

    Performer: Members of the Festspiel Orchestra and Chorus of Bayreuth Performer: Arthur Kulling (conductor) Performer: Campion

    RRCD 1328

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The Marriage of Figaro: Non Piu Andrai

    Performer: Tom Krause (Figaro) Performer: Vienna Haydn Orchestra Performer: Istvan Kertesz (conductor)

    DECCA 4758367

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn Concerto for Violin and Orchestra Op 64: Allegretto non troppo – Allegro molto vivace (3rd

    Performer: Nikolaj Znaider (violin) Performer: The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Zubin Mehta (conductor)

    Sony BMG 82876692172

  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Four Last Songs: Fruhling

    Performer: Renee Fleming Performer: Munchner Philharmoniker Performer: Christian Thielemann (conductor)

    DECCA 4780647

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands: The Marksman

    Performer: Cambridge University Chamber Choir Performer: Iain Farrington (piano) Performer: Christopher Robinson (director)

    NAXOS 9570541

  • Image for Bedrich Smetana

    Bedrich Smetana March for Shakespeare Festival Op 20 B 129

    Performer: Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Vladimir Valek (conductor)

    Supraphon SU 39162

  • Image for Charles-François Gounod

    Charles-François Gounod Messe Solennelle De Sainte Cecile: No. 5 Benedictus

    Performer: Irmgard Seefried (soprano) Performer: Czech Philharmonic Chorus

    Deustch Grammophon 002894777114

  • Image for Anton Ferdinand Titz

    Anton Ferdinand Titz Quartet in C Major (No. 1 of the Six Quatours, 1781)

    Performer: Hoffmeister Quartet: Christoph Heidemann (violin) Ulla Bundides (violin) Aino Hildebrandt (viola) Martin Seemann (violincello) Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra

    Profil PH10030

  • Image for Walter Gross/ Jack Lawrence

    Walter Gross/ Jack Lawrence Tenderly

    Performer: Ella Fitzgerald (soprano) Performer: Louis Armstrong (tenor)

    Universal 5459212

  • Image for Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Marche Slave Op 31

    Performer: Russian National Orchestra Performer: Mikhail Pletnev (conductor)

    Virgin Classics VC7914872

  • Image for Robert Schumann

    Robert Schumann Fantasiestuck Op 12: Des Abends

    Performer: Wilhelm Backhaus (piano)

    Decca ERM1872ADD

  • Image for [anonymous]

    [anonymous] En Ma Forest

    Performer: Faye Newton (soprano) Performer: Hazel Brooks (vielle)

    Hyperion CDA67634

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms String Quartet No. 3 in B flat major Op 67: Vivace (1st mvt)

    Performer: Lasalle Quartet: Walter Levin (violin) Henry Meyer (violin) Peter Kamnitzer (viola) Lee Fiser (cello)

    Deutsche Grammophon 002894778233

  • Image for Padre Antonio Soler

    Padre Antonio Soler Concerto No. 6 in D major: II Minuet

    Performer: Peter Hurford (Epistle Organ) Performer: Thomas Trotter (Gospel Organ)

    Decca 4361152


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