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Tuesday - Rob Cowan

3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 07 September 2010

Rob Cowan presents Breakfast - wide-ranging music to begin the day.

Music Played

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

    Joseph Haydn Lo Speziale: Sinfonia in G major

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

    BIS CD 1818

  • Image for Henry Purcell

    Henry Purcell Suite in D major Z667

    Performer: Richard Egarr (harpsichord)

    GLOBE GLO5145

  • Image for Maurice Ravel

    Maurice Ravel Alborada del gracioso

    Performer: Boston Symphony Orchestra Performer: Seiji Ozawa (conductor)

    DG 415 845 2

  • Image for Jean-Baptiste Lully

    Jean-Baptiste Lully Une noce de village

    Performer: Ensemble Eduard Melkus Performer: Ulsamer-Collegium

    ARCHIV 439 964-2

  • Image for Charles-François Gounod

    Charles-François Gounod Funeral march of a marionnette

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)


  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn Scherzo

    Performer: New Zealand String Quartet

    NAXOS 8.570003

  • Image for Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Symphony No. 4 in G major

    Performer: The English Concert Performer: Andrew Manze (director)


  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Frédéric Chopin - Waltz Op 42 "Grande Valse"

    Performer: Maria Joao Pires (piano)

    WCJ 2564 68714-7, CD4 Tr. 2

  • Image for George Butterworth

    George Butterworth Roving in the dew from Folk Songs from Sussex

    Performer: Roderick Williams (baritone) Performer: Iain Burnside (piano)

    NAXOS 8.572426

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Third Mvt. From Piano Concerto No. 2, Op 19

    Performer: Paul Lewis (piano) Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Jirí Belohlávek (conductor)


  • Image for Philippe Rogier

    Philippe Rogier Salva nos, Domine

    Performer: The Monteverdi Choir Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (director)

    SDG SDG710

  • Image for Marc-André Hamelin

    Marc-André Hamelin Marc-André Hamelin - Etude No. 5: 'Toccata grottesca' in G minor from 12 Etudes in al

    Performer: Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano)

    HYPERION CDA67789, Tr. 9

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms 4th Mvt. From Symphony No. 4 in E minor Op. 98 (Allegro energico e passionate)

    Performer: Orchestra Revolutionnaire et Romantique Performer: The Monteverdi Choir Performer: John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    SDG SDG705

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Mazurek

    Performer: Akiko Suwanai (violin) Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Ivan Fischer (conductor)

    PHILIPS 464 531 2

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Frédéric Chopin - Preludes Op 28 No. 7-10

    Performer: Nikolai Lugansky (piano)

    WCJ 2564 68714-7, CD1 Tr. 7-10

  • Image for Georg Philipp Telemann

    Georg Philipp Telemann Conclusion in D major from Tafelmusik, Production 2

    Performer: Musica Amphion Performer: Pieter-Jan Belder (conductor)


  • Image for Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev

    Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev Overture on 3 Russian themes

    Performer: Norwegian Radio Orchestra Performer: Ari Rasilainen (conductor)

    FINLANDIA 0630149102

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky Sacrificial Dance from The Rite of Spring

    Performer: Cleveland Orchestra Performer: Pierre Boulez (conductor)

    DG 4717412

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Andante from Horn Quintet K407

    Performer: David Pyatt (horn) Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    ERATO 0630170742

  • Image for John Adams

    John Adams Hoe-down from Gnarly Buttons

    Performer: Michael Collins (clarinet) Performer: London Sinfonietta Performer: John Adams (conductor)

    NONESUCH 7559 794652

  • Image for Johann Heinrich Schmelzer

    Johann Heinrich Schmelzer Sonata 1 for 8

    Performer: New London Consort Performer: Philip Pickett (conductor)

    DECCA 458 081 2

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Impromptu D935 No. 2 in A flat major

    Performer: Krystian Zimerman (piano)

    DG 423 612-2

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto for 2 violins

    Performer: David Oistrakh & Igor Oistrakh (violins) Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Eugene Goossens (conductor)

    DG 449 844-2

  • Image for Domenico Scarlatti

    Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in F K17

    Performer: Solomon (piano)

    EMI 206108 2

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky Firebird (excerpt)

    Performer: Los Angeles Philharmonic Performer: Erich Leinsdorf (conductor)

    SHEFFIELD LAB 10052 2


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