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Tuesday - Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan presents Breakfast. Music by Ravel, Vivaldi, Tchaikovsky and Handel, and a look at this week's Specialist Classical Chart.

3 hours

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Tue 22 Jun 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Grigoras Dinicu

    Hora Staccato (Trans. Heifetz)

    Performer: New York Philharmonic Performer: Leonard Bernstein (Conductor)

    • Sony Masterworks SFK 47283.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Prelude & Fugue in A flat, BWV886 (WTC Bk II)

    Performer: Andras Schiff (piano)

    • Decca 417236 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Une barque sur l'ocean

    Performer: Ulster Orchestra Performer: Yan Pascal Tortelier (Conductor)

    • CHAN 10251 (4) X.
  • Nikolai Artsybushev

    Serenade (Les Vendredis)

    Performer: Dante Quartet

    • ASV CD QS 6229.
  • Leroy Anderson

    Song of Jupiter

    Performer: Orchestra (unnamed) Performer: Frederick Fennell (Conductor)

    • Mercury 432 013 2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Sinfonia in C, RV192

    Performer: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra Performer: Gottfried von der Goltz (Director)

    • Opus 111 OP 30358.
  • Franz Schubert

    Standchen, D957

    Arranger: Monkemeyer Performer: Nils Monkemeyer (viola) Performer: Nicholas Rimmer (piano)

    • Classical 88697563992.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Dies irae (Messa da Requiem)

    Performer: Orchestra & Coro dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Performer: Antonio Pappano (Conductor)

    • EMI 6989362.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Canzona in D minor, BWV 588

    Performer: Laubin Brass Ensemble

    • DG 423 988 2.
  • Paul Dukas

    The Sorcerer's Apprentice

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Charles Mackerras (Conductor)

    • CALA CACD1022.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    American Suite, Op 98b: (2nd movement: Allegro)

    Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Conductor Ivan Fischer

    • Channel Classics CCS SA 30010.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Coelos ascendit hodie

    Performer: Choir of King’s College, Cambridge Performer: Peter Stevens (organ) Performer: Stephen Cleobury (Conductor)

    • EMI 6 09004 2.
  • Nigel Hess

    Piano Concerto (Movement I – The Smile)

    Performer: Lang Lang (piano) Performer: London Chamber Orchestra Performer: Christopher Warren-Green (Conductor)

    • UCJ 1774850.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Corrente (Partita II, BWV1004)

    Performer: Isabella Faust (violin)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMC 902059.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Berenice, Regina d'Egitto, Act I: Se il mio amor fu il tuo delitto

    Performer: Klara Ek (Berenice) Performer: Franco Fagioli (Demetrio) Performer: Il Complesso Barocco Performer: Alan Curtis (Director)

    • Virgin Classics 50999 6285362 0.
  • André Messager

    Solo de concours

    Performer: Julian Bliss (clarinet) Performer: Julien Quentin (piano)

    • EMI 5 85639 2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No 2 in C minor "Little Russian": (2nd movement: Andantino marziale, quasi modera

    Performer: Olso Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Mariss Jansons (Conductor)

    • CHAN 8672/5.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto grosso in D, Op 3 No. 6

    Performer: Brandenburg Consort Performer: Roy Goodman (Director)

    • Hyperion CDA66633.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    The Barber of Seville: Una voce poco fa

    Performer: Gianna D’Angelo (Rosina) Performer: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Bruno Bartoletti (Conductor)

    • DG 00289 477 5634.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Praeludium & Allegro in the style of Pugnani

    Performer: James Ehnes (violin) Performer: Eduard Laurel (piano)

    • Analekta FL23159.
  • Carl Nielsen

    Overture: Maskarade

    Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Andrew Davis (Conductor)

    • Virgin Classics VC 7 91210-2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sonata in E flat, Op 81a "Les Adieux"

    Performer: Arthur Rubinstein (piano)

    • RCA 82876716192.
  • Percy Grainger

    Shepherd's Hey!

    Performer: RNCM Wind Orchestra Performer: Timothy Reynish (Conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN 9549.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Dances of Marosszek

    Performer: Budapest Festival Orchestra Performer: Ivan Fischer (Conductor)

    • Philips 462 824 2.
  • Chris "Dow Jones" Whitacre

    Her Sacred Spirit Soars

    Performer: Elora Festival Singers Performer: Noel Edison (Conductor)

    • Naxos 8.559677.
  • Johann Strauss II - "Treasure" waltz

    Arranger: Webern Performer: Alban Berg Quartet


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