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Tuesday - Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan presents Breakfast. Great pieces, great performances - and a few surprises!

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Tue 6 Jul 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Polka B114

    Performer: Detroit Symphony Orchestra Performer: Antal Dorati (conductor)

    • DECCA 414 370 2.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Etude tableaux Op.39 No.4

    Performer: Alexander Romanovsky (piano)

    • DECCA 476 333 4.
  • Léo Delibes

    Scene et valse de la poupée from Coppelia

    Performer: National Philharmonic Performer: Richard Bonynge (conductor)

    • DECCA 414 502 2.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Festivo from Historical Scenes 1 Op.25

    Performer: Gothenburg Smphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    • BIS CD295.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Vexilla Regis

    Performer: NDR Choir Hamburg Performer: Hans-Christoph Rademann (conductor)

    • CARUS 83.151.
  • Édouard Lalo

    Scherzo in D minor

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic Performer: Yan Pascal Tortelier (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 9758.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Waltzes on the theme Sabela Op.23

    Performer: Stephen Coombs (piano)

    • HELIOS CDH55221.
  • Henry Purcell

    Remember not, Lord, our offences

    Performer: Choir of the King’s Consort Performer: Robert King (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA 66623.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Romeo at Juliet's tomb

    Performer: SWR Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sergiu Celibidache (conductor)

    • DG 443 143-2.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    "Ah! Luisa, Luisa, ove sei" from Luisa Miller

    Arranger: Emanuele Muzio Performer: Hagen Quartet

    • DG 447 069 2.
  • George Butterworth

    Loveliest of trees; When I was one-and-twenty

    Performer: Roderick Williams (baritone) Performer: Iain Burnside (piano)

    • NAXOS 8.572426.
  • Franz Schmidt

    Symphony No.3 in A major – scherzo (excerpt)

    Performer: Malmo Symphony Orchestra Performer: Vassily Sinaisky (conductor)

    • NAXOS 8.572119.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Come in ciel benigna stella - Apollo e Dafne (cantata)

    Performer: Roberta Invernizzi (soprano) Performer: La Risonanza Performer: Fabio Bonizzoni (harpsichord & director)

    • GLOSSA GCD 921527.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Sonata for solo cello

    Performer: Natalie Clein (cello) Performer: Hyperion Cda67829 Performer: Tr 3

  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Excerpts from Les Indes Galantes

    Performer: Le Concert des Nations Performer: Jordi Savall (conductor)

    • ALIA VOX AVSA 9877.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Rondo in C for violin and orchestra K373

    Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Raymond Leppard (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 426 977 2.
  • Trad

    Bi Lamban

    Performer: Toumani Diabate with Ballake Sissoko (koras)

    • HANNIBAL HNCD1428.
  • Béla Bartók - String Quartet No.4 in C – movt 4 – allegretto pizzicato

    Performer: Belcea Quartet

  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto in F major for 3 violins

    Performer: Remy Baudet, Franc Polman & Sayuri Yamagata (violins) Performer: Musica Amphion Performer: Pieter-Jan Belder (conductor)

    • BRILLIANT 92177.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Tancredi - overture

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    • DG 415 363 2.
  • John Dowland

    In darkness let me dwell

    Performer: Mark Padmore (tenor) Performer: Elizabeth Kenny (lute)

    • HYPERION CDA67648.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Concerto in D for string orchestra

    Performer: Stockholm Chamber Orchestra Performer: Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)

    • SONY SK 46 667.
  • Johann Krieger

    Passacaglia in D minor

    Performer: Gustav Leonhardt (organ)

    • SONY SK 57963.
  • Franz Schubert


    Performer: Emerson Quartet

    • DG 477 045 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Mazurka No.17 No.4 in A minor

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano)

  • Rodion Shchedrin

    Concerto for orchestra No.1 "Naughty Limericks"

    Performer: USSR Symphony Orchestra Performer: Evgeny Svetlanov (conductor)

    • MELODIYA MEL CD 10 01623.


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