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Monday - Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show. Including Elgar's Serenade for Strings, Shostakovich's Festival Overture, and piano music by Chopin and Schumann.

Rob Cowan presents Breakfast, including Elgar's Serenade for Strings performed by the English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Paul Goodwin, the Russian National Orchestra conducted by Mikhail Pletnev perform Shostakovich's Festival Overture, and pianists Evgeny Kissin and Jonathan Biss perform music by Chopin and Schumann.

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Mon 6 Jun 2011 07:00

Music Played

  • Robert Schumann

    Arabeske in C, Op 18

    Performer: Jonathan Biss (piano)

    • EMI 2 28537 2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Symphony No 6 in B minor, Op 74 "Pathetique" (2nd movement: Allegro con grazia)

    Performer: Boston Symphony Orchestra Performer: Charles Munch (Conductor)

    • BMG 09026 61563 2.
  • Giovanni Benedetto Platti

    Oboe Concerto in G minor

    Performer: Akademie fur Alte Musik Berlin

    • Harmonia Mundi HMC 901996.
  • Vicente Martín y Soler

    Un a cosa rara: Sinfonia

    Performer: Moonwinds Performer: Joan Enric Lluna (clarinet/director)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMC 902010.
  • Edward Elgar

    Serenade for Strings, Op 20

    Performer: English Chamber Orchestra Performer: Paul Goodwin (Conductor)

    • Harmonia Mundi HMU 907258.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Jagdlied, Op 59 No 6 "Druch schwankende Wipfel"

    Performer: Leipzig Radio Choir Performer: Horst Neumann (Conductor)

    • Berlin Classics 0300155BC.
  • Franz Schubert

    Impromptu in A flat, D899 No 4

    Performer: Andrea Lucchesini (piano)

    • Avie AV2179.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Festival Overture, Op 96

    Performer: Russian National Orchestra Performer: Mikhail Pletnev (Conductor)

    • DG 439 892-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV1043

    Performer: Daniel Hope & Marieke Blankestijn (violins) Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe

    • Warner Classics 2564 62545-2.
  • William Byrd

    Circumdederunt me

    Performer: The Cardinall’s Musick Performer: Andrew Carwood (Director)

    • Hyperion CDA67653.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Berceuse in D flat, Op 57

    Performer: Evgeny Kissin (piano)

    • LABEL 09026 63259 2.
  • Hugo Wolf

    Scherzo (Symphony in B flat)

    Performer: Orchestre de Paris Performer: Conductor Daniel Barenboim

    • Apex 0927-49582-2.
  • Clara Schumann

    Romance, Op 22 No 1

    Performer: Viktoria Mullova (violin) Performer: Katia Labeque (piano)

    • Onyx 4105.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Finlandia, Op 26

    Performer: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi (Conductor)

    • DG 447 760-2.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Overture: Arsilda Regina di Ponto (Orlando Furioso)

    Performer: I Solisti Veneti Performer: Claudio Scimone (Director)

    • Erato 4509-96381-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Flute Quartet in A, K298

    Performer: Emmanuel Pahud (flute) Performer: Christoph Poppen (violin) Performer: Hariolf Schlichtig (viola) Performer: Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello)

    • EMI 5 56829 2.
  • Orchestre national du Capitole de Toulouse

    Je te veux

    Orchestrator: William Bolcom Performer: Measha Brueggergosman (soprano) Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra Performer: David Robertson (Conductor)

    • DG 00289 4776589.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite No 2 in F, HWV427

    Performer: Angela Hewitt (piano)

    • Hyperion CDA67736.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Legend No IV, Op 59

    Performer: Czech Philharmonic Performer: Charles Mackerras (Conductor)

    • Supraphon SU 4041-2.
  • Diego José de Salazar

    Salga el torillo hosquillo!

    Performer: Ex Cathedra Performer: Jeffrey Skidmore (Director)

    • Hyperion CDA67524.
  • Domenico Scarlatti

    Sonata in F sharp, Kk319

    Performer: Christian Zacharias (piano)

    • EMI 7 763940 2.
  • Daniel François Esprit Auber

    Overture: Fra Diavolo

    Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Performer: Neville Marriner (Conductor)

    • Philips 411 450-2.

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