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Monday - Rob Cowan

3 hours
First broadcast:
Monday 13 September 2010

Rob Cowan presents Breakfast. Music includes overtures by Faure and Sullivan, ballet music by Schubert, a Beethoven Violin Sonata and a selection from Weill's 'Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny'.

Music Played

24 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for John Adams

    John Adams Tromba Lontana

    Performer: San Francisco Symphony Performer: Edo de Waart (conductor)

    NONESUCH 979 144 2

  • Image for Tchaikovsky

    Tchaikovsky Gavotte from Suite for orchestra No. 1

    Performer: Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sir Neville Marriner (conductor)

    CAPRICCIO 10227

  • Image for Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni Concerto Op 10 No. 6 in D major

    Performer: I Solisti Veneti Performer: Claudio Scimone (conductor)

    ERATO 0630 18943-2

  • Image for Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov

    Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov Bacchanal & Petit Adagio from Autumn (The Seasons) Op 67

    Performer: Concert Arts Orchestra Performer: Robert Irving (conductor)

    EMI 65911

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Rondo in C K373

    Performer: David Oistrakh (violin/director) Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

    EMI 574 743 2

  • Image for Franz Liszt

    Franz Liszt Mephisto Waltz No. 2

    Performer: Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig Performer: Kurt Masur (conductor)

    EMI CDM764850 2

  • Image for Robert Schumann

    Robert Schumann Prophet Bird

    Performer: Dame Moura Lympany (piano)

    EMI CDZ767 204 2

  • Image for Gioachino Rossini

    Gioachino Rossini Non piu mesta from La Cenerentola

    Performer: Cecilia Bartoli (Cenerentola) Performer: Orchestra of the Teatro Comunale of Bologna Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    DECCA 436 904-2

  • Image for Sir Arthur Sullivan

    Sir Arthur Sullivan Yeomen of the Guard - overture

    Performer: Pro Arte Orchestra Performer: Sir Malcolm Sargent (conductor)

    CFP CDCF4529

  • Image for Carl Czerny

    Carl Czerny Nocturne No. 3

    Performer: Isabelle Oehmichen (piano)

    HORTUS 074

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Concerto grosso Op 6 No. 2

    Performer: Academy of Ancient Music Performer: Andrew Manze (conductor)


  • Image for Gabriel Fauré

    Gabriel Fauré Masques et bergamasques - overture

    Performer: Swiss Romande Orchestra Performer: Ernerst Ansermet (conductor)

    DECCA 452 304-2

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Waltz Op 54 No. 6

    Performer: Prague Symphony Performer: Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

    SUPRAPHON 1106642

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Fantasy and Fugue BWV 542

    Performer: Karl Richter (organ)

    DG 477 5337

  • Image for Dmitri Shostakovich

    Dmitri Shostakovich Dance from The Golden Age - Suite

    Performer: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (conductor)

    DECCA 475 743 2

  • Image for James Rhodes

    James Rhodes L'Isle joyeuse

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini (piano)

    DG 445 187 2

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Chanson de Matin Op 15 No. 2

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Adrian Boult (conductor)

    EMI 5 03603 2

  • Image for Arcangelo Corelli

    Arcangelo Corelli Concerto Gross Op 6 No. 9

    Performer: Ensemble 415 Performer: Chiara Banchini & Jesper Christensen


  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Rosamunde - Ballet Music No. 2

    Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    VIRGIN 628605

  • Image for Jean Sibelius

    Jean Sibelius Finlandia

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: James Levine (conductor)

    DG 437 828 2

  • Image for Kurt Weill

    Kurt Weill Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny – Suite (movements 1-3)

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Mariss Jansons (conductor)

    EMI 556 573 2

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Frédéric Chopin - Waltz Op 64 No. 1 "Minute Waltz"

    Performer: John Kirby and his orchestra

    FREMEAUX & ASSOCIES FA 5286, Tr. 4

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 3 in E flat Op 12 No. 3

    Performer: Viktoria Mullova (violin) Performer: Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano)

    ONYX 4050

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Frédéric Chopin - Waltz Op 70 No. 3

    Performer: Stefan Askenase (piano)

    DG 477 524 2, CD1 Tr. 13


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