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Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan presents three hours of great music, featuring the best recordings from the archive and the present day. Today with works by Delius, Mendelssohn and Haydn. Plus, a challenge for your Innocent Ear.

3 hours

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Sun 12 Feb 2012 09:00

Music Played

  • Hugo Alfvén

    The Mountain King: Herdsmaiden's Dance

    Performers: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, Neeme Järvi (conductor)

    • BIS BIS-CD-585.
  • Frederick Delius

    To be sung of a summer night on the river

    Performers: Ian Partridge (tenor), Louis Halsey Singers, Louis Halsey (conductor)

    • Decca 478 3078, CD 5, track 10.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Waltz Suite, Op. 110: Mephisto Waltz

    Performers: Grand Symphony Orchestra of Radio and Television, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky (conductor)

    • Russian Revelation RV 10046, track 16.
  • Franz Liszt

    Evocation a la Chapelle Sixtine

    Performers: Vienna Academy Orchestra, Martin Haselböck (conductor)

    • NCA 60234, track 4.
  • Josef Suk

    Tempo di Minuetto for string quartet

    Performers: Suk Quartet

    • Supraphon 11 1531-2 111.
  • Josef Suk

    Suite Op. 21: Minuet

    Performer: Ignace Friedman (piano)

    • Naxos 8.110686, track 18.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Violin Concerto in C major Hob. VIIa:1

    Performers: Giuliano Carmignola (violin), Orchestre des Champs-Elysees

    • Archiv 477 8774, tracks 1-3.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Adspice Domine, Op. 121

    Performers: North German Figural Choir, Jörg Straube (conductor), Ryoko Morooka (organ)

    • Thorofon CTH 2567, tracks 21-25.
  • Nikolai Girshevich Kapustin

    Piano Sonata No. 2

    Performer: Nikolai Petrov (piano)

    • Olympia OCD 280, tracks 13-15.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    The Art of Fugue: Fuga a 3 Sogetti

    Performer: Léon Berben (Wagner organ in Angermünde)

    • Ramée RAM 1106, track 20.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Hamlet Fantasy-Overture

    Performers: Stadium Symphony Orchestra of New York, Leopold Stokowski (conductor)

    • Dell’Arte CDDA 9006 T2.
  • Hector Berlioz

    La Damnation de Faust: Le roi de thulé

    Performers: Anne Sofie von Otter (soprano), Les Musiciens du Louvre, Grenoble, Marc Minkowski (conductor)

    • Naïve V 5266, track 11.
  • Franz Schubert

    Der König in Thule

    Performers: Elly Ameling (soprano), Dalton Baldwin (piano)

    • Philips 438 528-2, Disc 2, track 10.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Trio in B flat Op. 11

    Performers: David Shifrin (clarinet), David Finckel (cello), Wu Han (piano)

    • Artistled 11101-2. Tracks 1-3.
  • Heinrich Schütz

    O meine Seel, warum bist du betrübet

    Performers: Dresden Chamber Choir, Hans-Christoph Rademann (conductor)

    • Carus 83.238, track 9.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Suite No. 2 in F major

    Performer: Lisa Smirnova (piano)

    • ECM2213/14, disc 1, tracks 1-4.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Dardanus (Tambourins)

    Performer: Le Concert d’Astrée, Emmanuelle Haim (conductor)

    • Virgin Classics 730 799 2 CD1 tr5.

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