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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 Richard Strauss, Mozart and Barber.

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Sun 23 Oct 2011 09:00

Music Played

  • Santiago de Murcia


    Arranger: Eduardo Egüez Performers: Odisea Negra, Eduardo Egüez (conductor)

    • Naïve E 8931 T1.
  • Steve Reich


    Performers: Edna Michell (violin), Ulf Hoelscher (violin), Karlsruhe Ensemble, Andreas Weiss (conductor)

    • Angel 724355717924 T15.
  • Richard Strauss

    Don Juan, Op. 20

    Performers: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Fritz Reiner (conductor)

    • RCA Red Seal 88697686992 CD 2, track 15.
  • Zoltán Kodály

    Battle and Defeat of Napoleon from Hary Janos Suite, Op 15

    Performers: RIAS Symphony Orchestra Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay (conductor)

    • DG 449 337-2 CD1 T 4.
  • Malcolm Arnold

    Symphony No 5, Op 74, iii Con fuoco

    Performers: National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland, Andrew Penney (conductor)

    • Naxos 8.505178 CD3 T3.
  • Samuel Barber

    String Quartet Op. 11

    Performers: Beaux Arts Quartet

    • Sony Classic Library SK 94739 Tracks 8-10.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Etude in G flat Op 10 No 5

    Performers: Maurizio Pollini (piano)

    • DG 431 221-2 CD1 T5.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Etude in G flat Op 10 No 5

    Performers: Maurizio Pollini (piano)

    • Testament SBT 1473 T5.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No. 25 in G minor, K183

    Performers: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Claudio Abbado (conductor)

    • Sony Classical 88697761522 CD 1 T 1-4.
  • Giovanni Legrenzi

    Quam amarum est, Maria

    Performers: Les Arts Florissants, Paul Agnew (conductor)

    • Virgin Classics 50999 0709072 1 Track 3.
  • George Gershwin

    Cuban Overture

    Performers: Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra

    • EMI 5 57129 2 Track 1.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Etudes tableaux Op 33 Nos 9 & 5

    Performers: Sviatoslav Richter

    • Melodiya MEL CD 10 01664 T 11, 13.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    La Stravaganza/1 (Op/ 4/1)

    Performers: Rachel Podger (violin), Arte Dei Suonatori

    • Channel Classics CCS 19598 CD1 T1-3.
  • Béla Bartók

    Suite No 1, Op 3, iii Presto

    Performers: Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Antal Dorati (conductor)

    • Decca 448 276-2 CD2 T4.
  • Claude Debussy

    Pour le piano, Toccata

    Performers: Walter Gieseking (piano)

    • Regis RRC4010 CD4 T15.
  • James P. Johnson

    Over the Bars

    Performers: James P. Johnson (piano), unnamed drummer

    • Decca GRD 604 T 19.
  • Frederick Delius

    Concerto for violin, cello and orchestra

    Performers: Tasmin Little (violin), Paul Watkins (cello), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis (conductor)

    • Chandos CHSA 5094 T 1-5.
  • Anton Bruckner

    "Vexilla Regis"

    Performers: Choir of Bavarian Radio, Eugen Jochum (conductor)

    • DG 423 127-2 CD4 T 7.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Fugue in G minor BWV 542

    Performers: Hubert Meister (organ)

    • MDG 606 1708-2 CD2 T2.


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