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Friday - Rob Cowan

3 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 09 September 2011

Rob Cowan presents Radio 3's classical Breakfast show, including one of Reynaldo Hahn's songs sung by Sarah Connolly, Nelson Freire plays Chopin's Ballade No. 3 for piano, and the Cincinatti Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Jesus Lopez-Cobos perform the Adagio (3rd mvt) from Rachmaninov's second Symphony.

Music Played

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

    Joseph Haydn Symphony no 6 in D major (H.1.6) "Le Matin" 1st movt : Adagio – Allegro

    Performer: Concentus musicus Wien Performer: Nikolaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

    Elatus 0927 49561 2

  • Image for William Alwyn

    William Alwyn Suite for Oboe and Harp: 1. Minuet; 2. Valse minature; 3. Jig

    Performer: Nicholas Daniel (oboe) Performer: Ieuan Jones (harp)

    CHAN 9152

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Study after Fr Chopin (Studies for Piano no 1)

    Performer: Fredrik Ullén (piano)

    BIS CD 1083

  • Image for Jacques Offenbach

    Jacques Offenbach Overture: Orpheus in the Underworld

    Performer: The Philadelphia Orchestra Performer: Eugene Ormandy (conductor)

    RCA 09026 61211 2

  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Richard Wagner - Prelude to Act 3 of Logengrin

    Performer: Concert Arts Orchestra Performer: Erich Leinsdorf (conductor)

    EMI 5 65613 2, Tr. 4

  • Image for Gioachino Rossini

    Gioachino Rossini La Danza (Soirees musicales)

    Performer: Nicolai Gedda (tenor) Performer: Graunke Symphony Orchestra Performer: Willy Mattes (conductor)

    HMV 5 4366 2

  • Image for Frederic Lamond

    Frederic Lamond Sword Dance from "A life in the Scottish Highlands"

    Performer: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Performer: Martyn Brabbins (conductor)

    Hyperion CDA 67387

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Soave sia il vento (Cosi fan tutte)

    Performer: Hillevi Martinpelto(sop) Performer: Alison Hagley (sop) Performer: Thomas Allen (baritone) Performer: Orchestra of the Age of the Enlightenment Performer: Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)

    EMI 5 86501 2

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony no 41 "Jupiter": Last movt

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Karl Bohm (conductor)

    DG 289 477 6134

  • Image for Anon

    Anon Anon - Sirba de la Ruseanca

    Performer: Taraf de Haidouks

    CRAW 2, Tr. 5

  • Image for Franz Lehár

    Franz Lehár Hungarian Fantasy, op 45

    Performer: Aaron Rosand (violin) Performer: Orchestra of Radio Luxembourg Performer: Louis de Froemnt (conductor)

    VoxBox CDX 5102

  • Image for Reynaldo Hahn

    Reynaldo Hahn A Chloris

    Performer: Sarah Connolly Performer: Eugene Asti (piano)

    SIGCD 072

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn Concert Piece no 1 for clarinet, basset horn and orchestra in F minor, op 113

    Performer: Sabine Meyer (clarinet) Performer: Wolfgang Meyer (bassethorn) Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Kenneth Sillito (conductor)

    EMI 5 57359 2

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Concerto Grosso op 3 no 6

    Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: Sir John Eliot Gardiner (conductor)

    APEX 0927 48682 2

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Symphony no 2 in E minor, op 27 3rd movt : Adagio

    Performer: Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Performer: Jesus Lopez-Cobos (conductor)

    Telarc CD 80543

  • Image for Isaac Albéniz

    Isaac Albéniz Celebre Serenata Espagnola; Tango op 165.2 (2.29)

    Arranger: Cassado & Marechal Performer: Alban Gerhardt (cello) Performer: Rina Dokshinsky (piano)

    EMI 5 73164 2

  • Image for Georges Bizet

    Georges Bizet Farandole from L'Arliesienne Suite no 2

    Performer: Detroit Symphony Orchestra Performer: Paul Paray (conductor)

    Mercury 434 321 2

  • Image for Carl Maria von Weber

    Carl Maria von Weber Overture : Der Freischutz

    Performer: Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin Performer: Marek Janowski (conductor)

    RCA 09026625382

  • Image for John Tavener

    John Tavener The Lamb

    Performer: Choir of New College Oxford Performer: Edward Higginbottom (conductor)

    Erato 0927 446572

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Trio op 97 "Archduke" 1st movt : Allegro moderato

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano) Performer: Itzhak Perlman (violin) Performer: Lynn Harrell (cello)

    EMI 5 85496 2

  • Image for Leonard Bernstein

    Leonard Bernstein Officer Krupke (West Side Story)

    Arranger: Kenton Performer: Stan Kenton Band

    Capitol CDP 7243 8 29914 2 7

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March no 3

    Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Andrew Davis (conductor)

    Sony SB2K 63247

  • Image for William Vincent Wallace

    William Vincent Wallace Nabucco de Verdi : Va pensiero

    Performer: Rosemary Tuck (piano)

    Naxos 8.572774

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Overture : My Home, op 62

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Bohumil Gregor (conductor)

    Supraphon 11 0378 2


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