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Tuesday - Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan presents Breakfast. A Schumann Romance, a Beethoven Rondo, a Chopin Waltz and a Rossini overture to start the day. Please listen carefully when interacting as our text lines may have closed and you may still be charged. Enjoy the show!

3 hours

Last on

Tue 1 Jun 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Hungarian Dance No. 16

    Orchestrator: Albert Parlow Performer: Danubia Orchestra Obuda Performer: Domonkos Heja (conductor)

    • WCJ 2564 69284-9.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Suite de ballet

    Performer: Philippa Davies (flute) Performer: Ian Brown (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA 67381.
  • Otto Nicolai

    Otto Nicolai - Merry Wives of Windsor - Overture

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

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sinfonia from Cantata BWV 209

    Performer: Collegium Aureum Performer: Reinhard Peters (conductor)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI 82876 70046 2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Rondo Op 129

    Performer: Grigory Sokolov (piano)

    • NAÏVE OP 30420.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Simon Boccanegra: Come in quest'ora bruna

    Performer: Eileen Farrell (soprano) Performer: Columbia Symphony Orchestra Performer: Max Rudolf (conductor)

    • COLUMBIA MHK 62358.
  • Reinhold Moritzevich Glière - Symphony No. 3: At the Court of Vladimir the Mighty Sun (3r

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Leon Botstein (conductor)

  • Arnold Schoenberg

    Schein uns, du liebe Sonne

    Performer: WU Choir Vienna

    • PREISER RECORDS PR 91168.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Sonata No. 12 in E minor

    Performer: Arthur Grumiaux (violin) Performer: Istvan Hajdu (piano)

    • PHILIPS PHCP-4956.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Cosi Fan Tutte: Una donna a quindici anni

    Performer: Danielle de Niese (soprano, as Despina) Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Sir Charles Mackerras (conductor)

    • DECCA 478 1511.
  • Robert Schumann

    Romance Op 28 No. 2 in F sharp minor – Einfach

    Performer: Felipe Scaglius (piano)

    • AVIE AV 2177.
  • Gaspar Sanz/Trad

    Jácaras-El Pajarillo

    Performer: Members of Tembeme Ensamble Continuo Performer: Hesperion XXI Performer: Jordi Savall (director) Performer: Voices of Ada Coronel and Patricio Hidalgo

    • ALIA VOX AVSA 9876.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    B minor Mass: Aria "Et in Spiritum sanctum" from Symbolum Nicenum (Nicene Creed)

    Performer: Matthew Brook (bass) Performer: Dunedin Consort and Players Performer: John Butt (conductor)

    • LINN CKD 354.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Waltz in F minor Opus posth 70 No. 2

    Performer: Janina Fialkowska (piano)

  • Francesco Geminiani

    Concerto No. 10 in F major

    Performer: Academy of Ancient Music/Andrew Manze

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMU 907 261 62.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Don Giovanni: Il mio tesoro intanto

    Performer: Luigi Alva (tenor) Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Carlo Maria Giulini (conductor)

    • EMI CDM 763 078 2.
  • Hugo Alfvén

    Midsummer Vigil Op 19

    Performer: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    • BIS CD 725.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Tosca: E lucevan le stella

    Performer: Luciano Pavarotti (tenor) Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Nicola Rescigno (conductor)

    • DECCA 414 036-2.
  • James Rhodes

    Passepied from Suite bergamasque

    Performer: Paul Crossley (piano)

    • SONY SK53973.
  • Richard Wagner - Entry of the Gods into Valhalla from "Das Rheingold"

    Arranger: Dan Godfrey Performer: Eastman Wind Ensemble

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in C minor RV 118

    Performer: Collegium Musicum 90 Performer: Simon Standage (conductor)

    • CHANCONNE CHAN 0687.
  • Karol Szymanowski

    La Berceuse d'Aitacho Enia

    Performer: Alina Ibragimova (violin) Performer: Cedric Tiberghien (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA 67703.
  • Léo Delibes

    Concert Waltz from Faust

    Performer: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: David Zinman (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 438 763-2.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Tolomeo: Silent Worship

    Performer: Kenneth McKellar (tenor) Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Adrian Boult (conductor)

    • BELART 461 629-2.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Thieving Magpie – overture

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Herbert von Karajan (conductor)

    • DG 415377 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Studies Op 25 No. 1, Op 10 No. 5, Op 25 No. 5

    Performer: Arthur Rubenstein (piano)

  • Robert Schumann

    Der Rose Pilgerfahrt Op 112

    Performer: South German Chamber Choir Performer: Gerhard Jenemann (conductor)

    • CARUS 83.450.

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