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Rob Cowan explores the repertoire of composers known mainly for a single piece, including Pachelbel, Dukas and Albinoni. Plus the latest in a series of Bach cantatas: BWV70.

Some composers are known mainly for a single piece, and this morning Rob Cowan delves deeper into the repertoire by such eminent figures Pachelbel, Dukas and Albinoni, to discover more of their range and variety as writers. Plus there's this morning's cantata by J S Bach, BWV 70: Wachet! betet! betet! wachet! (Watch! Pray! Pray! Watch!).

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 9 Dec 2012 09:00

Music Played

  • Giorgio Mainerio


    Performers: Benkö-Consort

    • Teldec Digital.
    • 8.44016 ZS.
  • Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni

    Oboe Concerto No. 6 in D

    Performers: Heinz Holliger (oboe), Camerata Bern

    • Archiv.
    • 427 111-2.
  • Max Bruch

    Canzone Op. 55

    Arranger: Mikhail Nakariakov Performers: Sergei Nakariakov (flugelhorn), Philharmonia /Vladimir Ashkenazy

    • Teldec.
    • 2564-67207-6.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Wachet! betet! betet! wachet! (Watch! Pray! Pray! Watch!) BWV 70

    Performers: Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Concentus Musicus Wien, Paul Esswood, Kurt Equiluz, Ruud Van Der Meer, Tölz Boys’ Choir

    • Teldec.
    • 242 572-2.
  • Hubert Parry

    The birds of Aristophanes – The Entry of the Birds

    Performers: BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Neeme Järvi

    • Chandos.
    • CHAN 10740.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Song of the Black Swan

    Performers: Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), John Lenehan (piano)

    • Classic FM (Decca).
    • CFM GA 12.
  • Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

    Fantasy in C

    Performers: Nikolai Petrov (piano)

    • Olympia.
    • OCD 198.
  • Johann Pachelbel

    Jauchzet Gott alle Lande

    Performers: Cantus Cölln / Konrad Junghanel

    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
    • 88697 21822 /33.
  • Paul Dukas

    Piano Sonata in E flat minor: iii

    Performers: John Ogdon (piano)

    • EMI.
    • 5 65996 2.
  • Christian Sinding

    Suite in A minor, Op. 10

    Performers: Jascha Heifetz (violin), Los Angeles P O / Alfred Wallenstein

    • RCA.
    • ‘Heifetz Complete Album Collecti.
  • Arthur Benjamin

    An Ideal Husband: Waltz

    Performers: London PO / Bernard Herrmann

    • Decca Eloquence.
    • 480 3787.
  • Cécile Louise Chaminade

    Piano Trio No. 1 in G minor, Op. 11

    Performers: The Rembrandt Trio

    • Dorian.
    • DOR-90187.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    String Quartet in F major (arrangement of Piano Sonata No. 9 in E major, Op. 14/1)

    Performers: Wihan Quartet

    • Lotos.
    • LT0148-2 130.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Tragic Overture Op. 81

    Performers: Boston Symphony Orchestra

    • Philips.
    • 432 094-2.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Concerto No. 16 for Piano and Orchestra KV 451

    Performers: Christian Zacharias (piano and conductor), Lausanne Chamber Orchestra

    • MDG.
    • 940 1667-6.
  • Dave Brubeck

    To Hope: A Celebration: Gloria

    Performers: Cathedral Choral Society Chorus & Orchestra, Shelleye Waite, Mark Bleeke, Kevin Deas, Dave Brubeck Quartet, Duke Ellington School or the Arts Show Choir

    • Telarc.
    • CD-80430.
    • 15.


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