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Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan plays three hours of great music, featuring the best recordings from the archive and the present day. Today with works byTchaikovsky, Bach, Chopin, Holst and Debussy. Plus a challenge for your Innocent Ear.

3 hours

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Sun 11 Dec 2011 09:00

Music Played

  • Gustav Holst

    Walt Whitman Overture, Op. 7

    Performers: London Philharmonic Orchestra, Nicholas Braithwaite (conductor)

    • Lyrita SRCD 210, track 1.
  • Tomás Luis de Victoria

    Christe Redemptor omnium

    Performers: Ensemble Plus Ultra, Michael Noone (conductor)

    • Archiv 447 9747, disc 6, track 2.
  • Giuseppe Torelli

    Trumpet Concerto in D

    Performers: Roger Delmotte (trumpet), Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Hermann Scherchen (conductor)

    • MCA MCD 80080, tracks 19-21.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Nocturne in B major Op. 62 No. 1

    Performers: Peter Katin (piano)

    • Olympia OCD 254, disc 2, track 7.
  • Joseph Canteloube

    Songs of the Auvergne (Malurous qu'o uno fenno)

    Performers: Netania Devrath (soprano), Unnamed Orchestra, Pierre de la Roche (conductor)

    • Alto ALC 1151 tr 1.
  • Claude Debussy

    La Mer

    Performers: Concertgebouw Orchestra, Eduard van Beinum (conductor)

    • Philips 475 6353, Disc 6, tracks 4-6.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K467 - finale

    Performers: Keith Jarrett (piano), Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra, Dennis Russell Davies (conductor)

    • ECM 1565/66, Disc 2, track 4.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chaconne from violin Partita No. 2, BWV1004

    Arranger: Yves Rechsteiner Performer: Yves Rechsteiner (pedal harpsichord)

    • Alpha 889, CD 2, track 5.
  • Alan Hovhaness

    Mysterious Mountain, Op. 132

    Performers: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Fritz Reiner (conductor)

    • RCA 09026 61957 2, tracks 1-4.
  • André Messager

    Monsieur Beaucaire (excerpt: Rossignol)

    Performers: Florence Reynal (soprano), Light Symphony Orchestra of Monte-Carlo, Paul Bonneau (conductor)

    • Decca 480 2736 CD1 tr 15.
  • Valentin Silvestrov

    Postludium No. 3

    Performers: Anja Lechner (cello), Silke Avenhaus (piano)

    • ECM New Series 1776, track 5.
  • Frank Bridge

    The Sea

    Performers: English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten (conductor)

    • BBC Music BBCB 8007-2 CD1 T1-3.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Sinfonietta, Op. 1

    Performers: Vienna Octet

    • Decca 480 2406, disc 1, tracks 1-3.
  • Carl Zeller

    Der Vogelhändler: Wie mein Ahn't zwanzig Jahr

    Performer: Elisabeth Schumann (soprano), Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Carl Alwin (conductor) [rec. 1929]

    • Naxos 8.111100, track 11.
  • Ignacy Jan Paderewski

    Polish Fantasy in G sharp minor, Op. 19

    Performers: Kevin Kenner (piano), The Orchestra of the Podlasie Opera and Philharmonic in Bialystok, Marcin Nalecz-Niesiolowski (conductor)

    • Dux 0733 T4.

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