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Wednesday - Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan presents Breakfast. Music from Debussy's 'Children's Corner' and songs by Purcell and Strauss.

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Wed 8 Sep 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Scherzo from A Midsummer night's dream Op 61 No.1

    Performer: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Performer: George Szell (conductor)

    • PHILIPS 426 071-2.
  • Johann Adam Reincken

    Fugue in G minor

    Performer: Gustav Leonhardt (Raphaëlis organ in Roskilde Cathedral, Denmark)

    • SONY CLASSICAL SK 53 371.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Adagio for violin and orchestra K261 in E major

    Performer: Philippe Grafin (violin) Performer: Het Brabants Orchestra

    • AVIE AV2127.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Wedding day at Troldhaugen (Lyric pieces Op 65 No. 6)

    Performer: Leif Ove Andsnes (piano)

    • EMI CZS5747892.
  • Henry Purcell

    She love and she confesses too

    Performer: Susan Gritton (soprano) Performer: Susanna Pell (bass viol) Performer: David Miller (archlute) Performer: Robert King (chamber organ)

    • HYPERION CDS44161/3.
  • Richard Wagner - Lohengrin: Prelude to Act 1

    Performer: New Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Adrian Boult (conductor)

  • James Rhodes

    Golliwogg's cake-walk (Children's Corner)

    Performer: Zoltan Kocsis (piano)

    • QUINTANA QUI903006.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    The Running Set

    Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Richard Hickox (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 10001.
  • Camille Saint‐Saëns

    Tarentelle in A minor Op 6

    Performer: Nash Ensemble

    • HYPERION CDA67431/2.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Intermezzo in C major No. 3 from Op 119

    Performer: Julius Katchen (piano)

    • DECCA LONDON 455 247-2.
  • Richard Strauss

    'Morgen', Op.27 No 4

    Performer: Kate Royal (soprano) Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Edward Gardiner (conductor)

    • EMI 0946 3 94419 2 1.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for cello and orchestra RV 414 in G major

    Performer: Christophe Coin ('cello) Performer: Il Giardino Armonico Performer: Giovanni Antonini (director)

    • NAÏVE OP 30426.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Legends Op 59: No. 1 in D minor (Allegretto)

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

    • PHILIPS 464 647-2.
  • Lou Harrison

    Vernal Dance from 'Solstice'

    Performer: Dennis Russell Davies

    • NIMBUS NI 2571/74.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Hort doch! der sanften Floten Chor (from Cantata BWV 206)

    Performer: Ruth Ziesak (soprano) Performer: Concerto Koln Performer: Frieder Bernius (conductor)

    • SONY CLASSICAL SK 46 492.
  • Leos Janáček

    Jealousy [Zarlivost] - overture [original prelude to Jenufa]

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Jiri Belohlavek (conductor)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 9080.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Locus Iste

    Performer: Polyphony Performer: Stephen Layton (conductor)

    • HYPERION CDA67629.
  • Bach/Liszt

    Prelude & Fugue in a minor

    Performer: Catherine Collard (piano)

    • INA MEMOIRE VIVE 262027.
  • Georges Bizet

    'Roma' Suite for Orchestra No. 3 - Allegro Vivace (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Orchestre de Paris Performer: Paavo Jarvi (conductor)

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS 50999 62861304.
  • John Rutter

    Look at the world

    Performer: The Cambridge Singers Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: John Rutter (conductor)

    • COLLEGIUM COLCD 135.
  • Anton Bruckner

    Symphony No. 7: 3rd mvt - Scherzo & Trio

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

    • EMI CDM 7699232.
  • Anon

    Los set goyts recomptarem

    Performer: Herperion XX

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS 50999 628658 2 1.
  • George Gershwin

    Walking the dog - Promenade (from Shall we dance)

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Simon Lee (conductor)

    • RPOSP012.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto Grosso Op 6 No. 3

    Performer: The Avison Ensemble Performer: Pavlo Beznosiuk (director)

    • LINN CKD362.
  • Franz Schubert

    Der Muller und der Bach D 795/19 S.565

    Arranger: Liszt Performer: Arcadi Volodos (piano)

    • SONY CLASSICAL SK 89647.
  • Simon Jeffes

    Nothing Really Blue

    Performer: Penguin Café Orchestra

    • ZOPF 518 410 2.
  • Jean Sibelius

    The Swan of Tuonela (Lemminkainen suite Op 22)

    Performer: Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra Performer: Mikko Franck (conductor)

    • ONDINE ODE 953-2.

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