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Wednesday - Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan presents Breakfast. Wake up to music, news - and the occasional surprise.

3 hours

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Wed 30 Jun 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Badinerie from Orchestral Suite no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067

    Performer: Wilbert Hazelzet, flute Performer: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra Performer: Ton Koopman

    • ERATO 17868.
  • Richard Wagner - Festmarsch from Tannhauser

    Performer: New York Philharmonic Performer: Leonard Bernstein

  • James Rhodes

    Marche Ecossaise

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Bernard Haitink

    • PHILIPS438742.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Allegro from String Sextet Op 36 (arr for trio)

    Performer: Alexander Rabinowitsch, piano Performer: Philip Hirschhorn, violin Performer: David Geringas, cello

    • NOVALIS 150056.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Allegro from Organ Concerto in F: Cuckoo and Nightingale

    Performer: Simon Preston, organ Performer: English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock

    • ARCHIV 419634.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Matilde di Shabran Overture

    Performer: Orchestra Filarmonicadella Scala Performer: Riccardo Chailly

    • DECCA 448218.
  • Robert Jones

    Might I Edeeme Myne Errours

    Performer: Emma Kirkby, Soprano Performer: Anthony Rooley, Lute

    • VIRGIN 261599.
  • André-Ernest-Modeste Grétry

    Chaconne from le Caravan du Caire

    Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Raymond Leppard

    • DECCA 4802373.
  • James Rhodes

    Etude pour les octaves

    Performer: Maurizio Pollini, piano

    • DG 471359.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Dance of the Swans And Final Scene From Swan Lake Act 4

    Performer: Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: Anatole Fistoulari

    • DECCA 442903.
  • Tony Morales

    Regina Coeli

    Performer: Brabant Ensemble Performer: Stephen Rice

    • HYPERION 67694.
  • Franz Liszt

    Petrarch sonnet 104

    Performer: Grace Francis, piano

    • QUARTZ2071.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March No 5 in C

    Performer: New Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: John Barbirolli

    • EMI5664232.
  • F.X.Brixi

    Symphony in D

    Performer: Czech Chamber Philharmonic Performer: Vojtech Spurny

    • BMG552872.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Waltz in E flat

    Performer: Marco Sollini, piano

    • CHANDOS10387.
  • Arvo Pärt

    Beatus Petronius

    Performer: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir Performer: Tonu Kaljuste

    • VIRGIN62434.
  • Louis Couperin

    Les Nations (2ieme ordre):

    Performer: Rondeau, Bouree, Double De La Bouree Precedente, Passacaille Performer: Quadro Amsterdam

    • TELDEC93689.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in G minor

    Performer: Bavarian RSO Performer: Rafaeln Kubelik

    • DG479712.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Flute Quartet in A Major, K298

    Performer: Irena Grafenauer, flute Performer: Gidon Kremer, violin Performer: Veronika Hagen, viola Performer: Clemens Hagen, cello

    • SONY 66240.
  • Edward Elgar


    Performer: Graham Sheen, bassoon Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Andrew Davies

    • WARNERs62199.
  • Schutz

    Danket dem Herren from Psalms of David

    Performer: Stuttgart Chamber Choir and Soloists Performer: Musica Fiata Koln Performer: Frieder Bernius

    • SONY48042.
  • William Walton


    Performer: Northern Sinfonia of England Performer: Richard Hickox

    • EMI 566542.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Gigue from Partita no 6 in E minor

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano

    • DECCA478216.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    3 contredances K609

    Performer: Camerata Academica des Mozarteums Salzburg Performer: Sandor Vegh

    • CAPRICCIO 7024.
  • Edward Elgar

    Nimrod from Enigma Variations (arr George Bennett)

    Performer: Colin Walsh, organ

    • PRIORY DVD4.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Sagt mir (folk song arrangement)

    Performer: Edith Mathis, soprano Performer: Peter Schreier, tenor

    • DG 449087.


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