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Wednesday - Rob Cowan

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

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Wed 24 Nov 2010 07:00

Music Played

  • Frédéric Chopin - Waltz Op 64'1 in D flat "minute waltz"

    Performer: Dmitri Alexeev (piano)

  • George Gershwin

    Cuban overture

    Performer: Minnesota Orchestra Performer: Edo de Waart (conductor)

    • EMI 5 65051 2.
  • Anna Bon di Venezia

    Divertimento in A Op 3 No. 6

    Performer: Elisabeth Weinzierl (flute) Performer: Edmund Wächter (flute) Performer: Eva Schieferstein (keyboard) Performer: Philipp con Morgen (cello)

    • Thorofon CTH 2565.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Vado, ma dove? (K.583)

    Performer: Felicity Lott (soprano) Performer: London Mozart Players Performer: Jane Glover (conductor)

    • Regis RRC1357.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg concerto No. 6 (BWV.1051) in B flat

    Performer: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra Performer: Riccardo Chailly (conductor)

    • Decca 478 2191.
  • Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina

    Missa Papa Marcelli: Agnus Dei

    Performer: The Sixteen Performer: Harry Christophers (conductor)

    • Collins 50092.
  • Nicolò Paganini

    24 Caprices for violin solo (Op 1 No. 3)

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman (violin)

    • BMG 82876 62517 2.
  • Dmitri Kabalevsky

    Colas Breugnon: Overture

    Performer: Boston Pops Performer: John Williams (conductor)

    • Philips 400 071 2.
  • Robert Schumann

    Allegro Op 8

    Performer: Ronald Brautigam (piano)

    • Olympia OCD 436.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    A Garland for the Queen: Silence and Music

    Performer: Cambridge University Chamber Choir Performer: Timothy Brown (conductor)

    • Gamut GAM CD 529.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Serenade in F, K 101

    Performer: Staatskapelle Dresden Performer: Otmar Suitner (conductor)

    • Berlin Classics 0185552BC.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Turandot: Nessun Dorma

    Performer: José Cura (tenor) Performer: Philharmonia Orchestra Performer: Plácido Domingo (conductor)

    • Erato 0630-18838-2.
  • James Rhodes

    L'apres midi d'un faune

    Performer: Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Performer: Neville Marriner (conductor)

    • Philips 412 131-2.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Tahiti Trot

    Performer: Russian State Symphony Orchestra Performer: Dmitry Yablonsky (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.555949.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    St Matthew Passion: Opening chorus

    Performer: Tokyo Opera Singers Performer: SKF Matsumoto Children’s Chorus Performer: Saito Kinen Orchestra Performer: Seiji Ozawa (conductor)

    • Philips 462 515-2.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Variations on Folk Songs Op 107 No. 4: St Patrick's Day

    Performer: Olli Mustonen (piano)

    • RCA 74321 63282 2.
  • Vincent d’Indy

    Choral varié

    Performer: Theodore Kerkezos (saxophone) Performer: London Symphony Orchestra Performer: Yuri Simonov (conductor)

    • Onyx 4065.
  • George Gershwin

    Liza; The man I love; Fascinating Rhythm (trans. Earl Wild)

    Performer: Xiayin Wang (piano)

    • CHANDOS CHAN 10626.
  • Franz Schubert

    Ständchen D920

    Performer: Jacqueline Fox (mezzo soprano) Performer: BBC Singers Performer: Susan Tomes (piano) Performer: Jane Glover (conductor)

    • Collins 14992.
  • Franz Liszt

    Les Preludes

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Sir Georg Solti (conductor)

    • Decca 417513-2.
  • Edward Elgar

    Salut d'amour

    Performer: Kyung Wha Chung (violin) Performer: Philip Moll (piano)

    • Decca 430 094-2.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance Op 46 No. 1

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

    • Sony SMK 61836.
  • Bedrich Smetana

    Bartered Bride: Dance of the Comedians

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

    • Sony SMK 61836.

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