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Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan's selection of music includes guitarist Andras Segovia performing the Concerto del sur by Manuel Maria Ponce. Plus Martinu and Bartok, and Bach's Cantata, BWV129.

Rob Cowan's Sunday selection of music includes memories of the great guitarist Andras Segovia who died 25 years ago this weekend, including his performance of the Concerto del sur by Manuel Maria Ponce. Rob also includes music by Martinu and Bartok, and this week's Bach Cantata is BWV 129, Gelobet sei der Herr, mein Gott conducted by Karl Richter and featuring Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 3 Jun 2012 09:00

Music Played

  • Claude Debussy

    Arabesque No. 2

    Performers: Jean-Bernard Pommier (piano)

    • Virgin.
    • 5 62261 2.
  • Alexander Glazunov

    Serenade Espagnole for cello and orchestra, Op. 30 No. 2

    Performers: Yacov Slobodkin (cello), The Small Orchestra of the Committee by Radio and Information, A. Kovalev (conductor)

    • Melodiya.
    • MEL CD 10 01753.
  • Alexis Emmanuel Chabrier - Bourrée fantasque

    Arranger: Felix Mottl Performers: Lamoureux Concert Orchestra, Yutaka Sado (conductor)

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata: Gelobet sei der Herr, mein Gott BVW 129

    Performers: Richter, Munich Bach Choir and Orchestra, Mathis, Reynolds, Fischer Dieskau

    • Arkiv.
    • 1975.
  • Henry Fillmore

    Rolling Thunder

    Performers: Eastman Wind Ensemble, Frederick Fennell (conductor)

    • Mercury.
    • 432 019-2.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Fugitive visions, Op.22

    Arranger: Rudolf Barshai Performers: Moscow Chamber Orchestra, Rudolf Barshai (conductor)

    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 9010/9.
  • Manuel Ponce

    Concerto del sur, i - Allegro Moderato, ii – Andante, iii - Allegro Moderato e Festivo

    Performers: Andrés Segovia - Symphony Of The Air - Enrique Jorda

    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 471 438-2.
  • Manuel de Falla

    7 Spanish popular Songs

    Performers: Ann-Maria Iriarte with Roger Machado at the piano

    • EMI Classics.
    • 5 69235 2.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Spanish Dance from Swan Lake

    Performers: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Ernest Ansermet (cond.)

    • Brilliant Classics.
    • 93980/12.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chaconne (from Partita for violin solo no 2 in d minor arr Segovia for guitar)

    Arranger: Andrés Segovia Performers: Andrés Segovia

    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 028947460923.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Presto WoO 52

    Performers: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano)

    • Chandos.
    • CHAN 10720(3).
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Largo in C major BWV1005

    Performers: Skip Sempé, Olivier Fortin (harpsichords)

    • Auvidis.
    • E 8645.
  • Martinu

    Violin sonata no 2

    Performers: Bohuslav Matousek piano: Petr Adamec

    • Supraphon.
    • 3412-2132.
  • Béla Bartók

    Hungarian Sketches, Sz97

    Performers: Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Zoltán Kocsis (conductor)

    • Hungaroton.
    • HSACD 32510.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No. 26 in E flat, K.184

    Performers: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Karl Böhm (conductor)

    • Philips.
    • 438 524-2.
  • Georges Bizet

    Serenade (Fair Maid of Perth)

    Performers: Heddle Nash (tenor), orchestra/Clarence Raybould

    • Testament.
    • SBT 0132.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Tolomeo: Silent Worship

    Performers: Heddle Nash (tenor), Gerald Moore (piano)

    • Dutton.
    • CDLX 7031.
    • 13.


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