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Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan presents music with a theme of travel, including pieces by Nielsen and Grieg. The Bach cantata is Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen, BWV12.

Rob Cowan presents music with a theme of travel, including Nielsen's Imaginary Journey to the Faroe Islands, and Grieg's Overture "In Autumn". He also introduces Mozarts Violin Sonata K 301 and this week's Bach Cantata, Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen, BWV 12, in a 1972 performance by the late Gustav Leonhardt who died in January.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 29 Apr 2012 09:00

Music Played

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Die Zauberflöte: "Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja"

    Performers: Hermann Prey (baritone), Staatskapelle Dresden, Otmar Suiter (conductor)

    • Berlin Classics.
    • 0300338BBC.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    The Voyevoda: Overture

    Performers: USSR Ministry of Culture Symphony Orchestra, Vladimir Kozhukhar (conductor)

    • Melodiya.
    • MEL CD 10 01869.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen, BWV 12

    Performers: Gustav Leonhardt, Tölzer Knabenchor & King's College Choir, Leonhardt Consort, Paul Esswood, Kurt Equiluz, Max van Egmond,

    • Teldec.
    • 2564664202.
  • Alexander Scriabin

    Poeme in F sharp Op. 32, No. 1

    Performers: Vladimir Sofronitzky (piano)

    • Philips.
    • 456 970-2.
  • Franz Schmidt

    Notre Dame: Intermezzo

    Performers: Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra Amsterdam, Yakov Kreizberg (conductor)

    • Pentatone.
    • PTC 5186 461.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Slavonic Dance in F, Op. 46 No. 4

    Performers: Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra, Michael Tabachnik (conductor)

    • Brussels Philharmonic Recordings.
    • BPR0002.
    • 8.
  • Josef Lanner

    Pesth Waltzes

    Performers: Concerto Köln, Sarband

    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 00289 477 5420.
    • 13.
  • Franz Liszt

    La lugubre gondola

    Performers: Thomas Demenga (cello), Thomas Larcher (piano)

    • ECM.
    • 476 3022.
    • 15.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Overture: In Autumn

    Performers: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, directed by Sir Thomas Beecham

    • EMI.
    • 5099967876327.
    • 12.
  • Henri Duparc

    L'Invitation au voyage

    Performers: Maggie Teyte (soprano), Orch, Leslie Heward (conductor)

    • EMI.
    • 724356519824.
    • 9.
  • Carlos Chávez

    Sinfonia India

    Performers: Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela, Eduardo Mata (conductor)

    • Dorian.
    • DSL-90914.
    • 11.
  • Carl Nielsen

    An imaginary journey to the Faroe Islands

    Performers: Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra

    • EMI.
    • 724356975828.
  • Antonio Caldara

    Te decus virgineum

    Performers: Academia Montis Regalis, Alessandro de Marchi (conductor)

    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 88691926042.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Overture: Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage

    Performers: SWR Symphony Orchestra Baden-Baden and Freiburg, Hans Zender (conductor)

    • Glor.
    • GCO9281.
    • 5.
  • Giovanni Bottesini

    Passione Amorose

    Performers: Thomas Martin, Franco Petracchi, LSO directed by Matthew Gibson

    • Naxos.
    • 8.570398.
  • Germaine Tailleferre


    Performers: Paris Conservatoire Orchestra, directed by Georges Tzipine

    • EMI.
    • 5 85204 2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Violin Sonata in G, K301

    Performers: Hilary Hahn (violin), Natalie Zhu (piano)

    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 477 5572.
  • Alexis Emmanuel Chabrier - Le Roi Malgré Lui: Morceau d'ensemble (Act 2)

    Performers: Barbara Hendricks, Peter Jeffes, Chris de Moor, Jean Philippe-Lafonte, Isabelle Garcisanz, Gino Quillico, French Radio Chorus and Nouvel Philharmonic Orchestra of French Radio, Charles Dutoit (conductor)


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