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Tuesday - Rob Cowan

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.

3 hours

Last on

Tue 6 Apr 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Carnival of the Animals: The Aquarium

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

    • EMI 094638223320.
  • 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.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Waldesruhe for cello and orchestra

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

    • BIS BIS-CD-245.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Sauvages

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

    • Philips 438 9462.
  • 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

    • SU40172.
  • James Rhodes

    La Plus que lente, valse

    Performer: Samson Francois (piano) Performer: EMI Classics

    • 7.24357E+11.
  • 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.
  • Aaron Copland

    Music for Theatre

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

    • EMI 7490952.
  • King Henry VIII of England

    "Whereto shuld I expresse"

    Performer: Sirinu

    • CHANDOS CHAN0621.
  • Antonín Dvořák

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

    Performer: Quatuor Habanera

    • Alpha ALPHA 041.
  • Leos Janáček

    Sinfonietta: Allegretto (1st mvt)

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

    • EMI Classics.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Souvenirs de Bayreuth

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

    • RRCD 1328.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    The Marriage of Figaro: Non Piu Andrai

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

    • DECCA 4758367.
  • 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.
  • Richard Strauss

    Four Last Songs: Fruhling

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

    • DECCA 4780647.
  • Edward Elgar

    Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands: The Marksman

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

    • NAXOS 9570541.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    March for Shakespeare Festival Op 20 B 129

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

    • Supraphon SU 39162.
  • Charles‐François Gounod

    Messe Solennelle De Sainte Cecile: No. 5 Benedictus

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

    • Deustch Grammophon 002894777114.
  • 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.
  • Walter Gross/ Jack Lawrence


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

    • Universal 5459212.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Marche Slave Op 31

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

    • Virgin Classics VC7914872.
  • Robert Schumann

    Fantasiestuck Op 12: Des Abends

    Performer: Wilhelm Backhaus (piano)

    • Decca ERM1872ADD.
  • Anon.

    En Ma Forest

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

    • Hyperion CDA67634.
  • 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.
  • 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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