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Thursday - Rob Cowan

3 hours
First broadcast:
Thursday 08 April 2010

Breakfast on Radio 3 with Rob Cowan. Wake up to music, news - and the occasional surprise.

Music Played

25 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Armida: Sinfonia in B major Hob.Ia:14

    Performer: Haydn Sinfonietta Wien Performer: Manfred Huss (conductor)

    BIS CD1818

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Second Impromptu in E flat major Op 90

    Performer: Alexei Lubimov (fortepiano)

    ZIGZAG ZZT100102

  • Image for Frederick Delius

    Frederick Delius Sleigh Ride

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Vernon Handley (conductor)


  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Ave verum corpus Op 2 No. 1

    Performer: Choir of Worcester Cathedral Performer: Harry Bramma (organ) Performer: Christopher Robinson (conductor)

    EMI CDM5655942

  • Image for Isaac Albéniz

    Isaac Albéniz Navarra

    Performer: Suisse Romande Orchestra Performer: Ernest Ansermet (conductor)

    DECCA 4339052

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Carnival Overture Op 92

    Performer: Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Zubin Mehta (conductor)

    DECCA 4669062

  • Image for Grigoras Dinicu

    Grigoras Dinicu The Lark

    Arranger: Adam Summerhayes Performer: Adam Summerhayes & Emil Chakalov (violins) Performer: London Concertante


  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Das Rosenband

    Performer: Camilla Tilling (soprano) Performer: Paul Rivinius (piano)

    BIS CD1709

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Notturno in D major for four orchestras K 286: Andante

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Peter Maag (conductor)

    DECCA 4665002

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven March for Piano, Four Hands, Op 45 No. 2

    Performer: Cecile Licad & Mieczyslaw Horszowski (piano)

    BRIDGE 9108A/B

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Sonata for violin, cello & continuo in C minor RV 83

    Performer: La Serenissima

    LINN CKD281

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Rhapsody in G minor Op 79 No. 2

    Performer: Radu Lupu (piano)

    DECCA 4782340

  • Image for Schutz

    Schutz Psalm 6 SWV24 "Ach Herr, straf mich nicht"

    Performer: Weser-Renaissance Bremen Performer: Manfred Cordes (director)

    CPO 7774102

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn Der Erste Kuss; Die zu spate Ankunft der Mutter

    Performer: Stéphanie d’Oustrac (mezzo-soprano) Performer: Aline Zylberajch (fortepiano)


  • Image for Niels Gade

    Niels Gade Tango Jalousie

    Performer: Barcelona Symphony Orchestra and National Orchestra of Catalonia Performer: José Serebrier (conductor)

    BIS CD1175

  • Image for Jacques Ibert

    Jacques Ibert Trois Pieces Breve

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet

    BIS CD536

  • Image for Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov

    Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov Sheherezade: The Young Prince and the Young Princess

    Performer: Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Eugene Ormandy (conductor)

    SONY 88697-279872

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Sonata for Solo Violin No. 1 in G minor BWV 1001: Presto

    Performer: Julia Fischer (violin)

    PENTATONE PTC5186072

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Overture from La Forza del destino

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Antal Dorati (conductor)

    MERCURY 4343452

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata for cello and piano in G minor No. 2 (Op 5 No. 2): Rondo (Allegro)

    Performer: Anne Gastinel (cello) Performer: François-Frédéric Guy (piano)

    NAÏVE V4927

  • Image for Johann Strauss II

    Johann Strauss II Johann Strauss II - Wein, Weib und Gesang Op 333

    Performer: Diabolicus Performer: Dietrich Henschel (conductor)

    AMBROISIE AM137, Tr. 3

  • Image for Tchaikovsky

    Tchaikovsky Meditation from 18 Pieces Op 72

    Performer: Mikhail Pletnev (piano)

    DG 4775378

  • Image for Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber Mensa Sonora: Partita No. 2 in F major

    Performer: Baroque Band Performer: Garry Clarke (director)

    CEDILLE CDR90000116

  • Image for Carl Nielsen

    Carl Nielsen Helios Overture

    Performer: Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Herbert Blomstedt (conductor)

    EMI 3815032

  • Image for NÉvÉol

    NÉvÉol Folk Dances for violin and piano (Nos. 4 & 5)

    Performer: Mathieu Névéol (violin) Performer: Benjamin Valette (piano)

    NEVEOL 003/1


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