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Rob Cowan plays three hours of great music, featuring the best recordings from the archive and the present day. Today with works by Boccherini, Prokofiev, Schumann and Dvorak.

3 hours

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Sun 16 Oct 2011 09:00

Music Played

  • Virgil Thompson

    The Squeeze Box

    Performers: Cleveland Pops Orchestra, Louis Lane (director)

    • Sony Classical SBK 63034 tr 18.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Ottone in villa (Sinfonia)

    Performers: Il Giardino Armonico, Giovanni Antonini (director)

    • Naïve OP 30493 Disc 1, tracks 1-3.
  • Maurice Ravel

    : Alborada del gracioso (Miroirs, no4)

    Performers: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Jean Martinon (conductor)

    • RCA 09026 63683 2 tr5.
  • Katie Moss

    Floral Dance

    Performers: Oscar Natzka, unnamed orchestra and conductor

    • Atoll ACD801 tr 19.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Octet (Divertimento notturno) in G Op. 38 No. 4

    Performers: Anner Bylsma (cello)

    • RCA 88697685192 CD 1, tracks 5-7.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Violin Concerto No. 1 in D major op 19

    Performers: Erik Friedman (violin), Boston Symphony Orchestra,

    • RCA 88697809452 CD 5, tracks 1-3.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Pensiero notturni di Filli: Nel dolce dell'oblio (HWV 134)

    Performers: Elly Ameling (soprano)

    • DHM Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 74321 266132 Track 5.
  • Jaromír Weinberger

    Schwanda: Prelude & Fugue

    Performers: Chicago Symphony Orchestra,

    • RCA 09026 62587 2, track 7.
  • Alexandre Pierre François Boëly


    Performer: Olivier Latry (pedal piano)

    • Naïve V 5278, Track 4.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony no 9 (3rd movement: excerpt)

    Performer: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Bruno Walter (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.110852 T3.
  • Harry James / Benny Goodman

    Life goes to a party

    Performer: Benny Goodman and his orchestra

    • Columbia C2K 65143 CD1 tr 12.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Terzetto in C, Op. 74

    Performers: Guarneri Quartet

    • RCA ‘Arkiv Music’ RCA 94196 Disc 1, tracks 1-4.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Bachiana Brasiliera No.5

    Performers: Netania Davrath (soprano), New York Philharmonic Orchestra,

    • Sony Classical SMK 60571, tracks 5-6.
  • Robert Schumann

    Kinderszenen, op15

    Performer: Benno Moiseiwitsch (Piano)

    • DG477 9527, Disc 7, tracks 30-42.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Water Music Suite #1 In F, HWV 348 - Allegro, Andante, Allegro

    Performer: Concentus Musicus Wien, Nicholaus Harnoncourt (conductor)

  • Hoagy Carmichael / Johnny Mercer


    Performer: Wynton Marsalis (trumpet), Elis Marsalis (piano),

    • Columbia 46143 tr 16.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Irish Rhapsody No. 4 "The Fisherman"

    Performers: Ulster Orchestra, Vernon Handley (conductor)

    • Chandos CHAN 10426 X tr 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite for solo cello no 3 (courante, bourée, gigue)

    Performers: Daniel Shafran (cello)

    • Brilliant Classics 93068 CD2 tr3-5.


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