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Wednesday - Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan presents Breakfast. Music includes a Beethoven Sextet, Dvorak Slavonic Dance, Bach Cantata and a Chopin Mazurka, plus one or two surprises.

3 hours

Last on

Wed 4 Aug 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Boyce

    Symphony No. 2 in A major

    Performer: The English Concert Performer: Trevor Pinnock (conductor)

    • ARCHIV 419 631 2.
  • Sigismondo d’India

    Quasi tra rose e gigli

    Performer: The Consort of Musicke Performer: Anthony Rooley (conductor)

    • MUSICA OSCURA 070985.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Jeux d'enfants – suite Op 22

    Performer: French National Radio Orchestra Performer: Jean Martinon (conductor)

    • DG 469 689-2.
  • Johann Heinrich Schmelzer

    Sonata for 7 flutes

    Performer: David Munrow Recorder Consort; Members of The Early Music Consort of London

    • TESTAMENT SBT2 1368.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance Op.46 No.3 in A flat major

    Performer: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Rafael Kubelik (conductor)

    • DG 419 056 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Adagio and Fugue in C minor K546

    Performer: Cleveland Quartet

    • ANDANTE 1954.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in D major L424

    Performer: Vladimir Horowitz (piano)

    • CBS CD42410.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Pas de caractere from Act 3 of Sleeping Beauty (No. 26)

    Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: Gennadi Rozhdestvensky (conductor)

    • BBC BBCCD3003.
  • Giovanni Gabrieli

    Canzon duodecimi toni

    Performer: Philadelphia Brass Ensemble Performer: Chicago Brass Ensemble

    • SONY MHK62353.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Sinfonia (Cantata No 35, 'Geist und Seele wird verwirret')

    Orchestra: Accademia Bizantina. Director: Ottavio Dantone.

    Performer: Camerata Academia Salzburg Performer: Sir Roger Norrington (conductor)

    • DECCA 466 570-2.
  • Richard Wagner - Faust Overture

    Performer: New York Philharmonic Performer: Pierre Boulez (conductor)

  • Hector Berlioz

    The Danish Hunstman

    Performer: John Shirley-Quirk (bass) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Sir Colin Davis (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 416 960 2.
  • Frédéric Chopin - Mazurka Op 6 No. 1

    Performer: Nina Milkina (piano)

  • Igor Stravinsky

    Suite No. 2

    Performer: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

    • DG 453 458 2.
  • Michael Haydn

    Trumpet Concerto No. 2 in C

    Performer: Hakan Hardenberger (trumpet) Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra/Elgar Howarth

    • PHILIPS 426 311 2.
  • Ian Venables

    A Kiss Op 15

    Performer: Andrew Kennedy (tenor) Performer: Dante Quartet

    • SIGNUM CLASSICS SIGCD204.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    "Deh vieni, non tardar" from Le Nozze di Figaro

    Performer: Friedrich Gulda (piano)

    • SONY SX2K 48082.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No. 3: second movement

    Performer: Berlin Philharmonic Performer: Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • DG 471 502-2.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Air et Dance bacchanale from Samson and Dalila

    Performer: Montreal Symphony Orchestra Performer: Charles Dutoit (conductor)

    • DECCA 421 527 2.
  • Alan Hovhaness

    Peace be Multiplied

    Performer: The Choirs of St John’s Cathedral Denver Performer: Donald Pearson (conductor)

    • DELOS DE 3176.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Il Giustino, Sinfonia in C major RV 717

    Performer: L’Arte Dell’Arco Performer: Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    • DHM 05472 77501 2.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une Infante defunte

    Performer: Cleveland Orchestra Performer: Pierre Boulez (conductor)

    • DG 471 614-2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Sextet for 2 horns, 2 violins, viola and cello Op 81b

    Performer: Gerd Seifert &, Manfred Klier (horns) Performer: Drolc Quartet

    • DG 439 852-2.
  • Johann Strauss II - Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Performer: Karl Bohm (conductor)

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