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Rob Cowan's selection of music includes film scores. Plus Tchaikowsky's Souvenir de Florence and the latest in a series of Bach cantatas: Liebster Jesu, mein Verlangen, BWV32.

Rob Cowan's Sunday selection of music includes film scores by John Williams, Victor Young and Vaughan Williams, among others. The string serenade mini-season continues with Tchaikowsky's Souvenir de Florence and the week's Bach cantata is Liebster Jesu, mein Verlangen (Beloved Jesus, my desire), BWV 32, first performed this very day in 1726.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 13 Jan 2013 09:00

Music Played

  • William Walton

    Henry V – The Globe

    Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir, Carl Davis

    • EMI.
    • 40858.
  • François Schubert

    The Bee

    Performer: Piers Adams (recorder), Howard Beach (piano)

    • Red Priest.
    • RP011.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Prelude and Fugue for 18-part string orchestra, Op. 29 (EM)

    Performer: English Chamber Orchestra, Benjamin Britten

    • Decca.
    • 425 160-2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Cantata BWV 32 Liebster Jesu, mein Verlangen (Beloved Jesus, my desire)

    Performer: Gustav Leonhardt, Knabenchor Hannover, Leonhardt Consort, Gampert (boy soprano), van Egmond

    • Teldec / Warner Classics.
  • César Franck

    Hulda – Ballet allégorique: Danse de l'hiver; Danse des elfes

    Performer: Liège Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Christian Arming

    • Fuga Libera.
    • FUG 596.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Scherzo No. 3 in C sharp minor, Op. 31

    Performer: Ivan Moravec (piano)

    • Supraphon.
    • SU 4059-2.
  • John Williams

    Theme From Jaws

    Performer: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Nic Raine

    • Sony.
    • 88697537252.
  • Max Niederberger

    From the film 'Der Liebesexpress'" Das alte Wort: Ich liebe Dich

    Performer: Joseph Schmidt (tenor), Orchestra, Wilhelm Grosz

    • Teldec.
    • 0927 42665 2.
  • Victor Young

    The Quiet Man: The Big Fight

    Performer: Victor Young Orchestra, Victor Young

    • Original Soundtracks.
    • 221857-207.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    49th Parallel – Prelude

    Performer: BBC Philharmonic, Rumon Gamba

    • Chandos.
    • CHAN 10529.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Zoya, Op. 64 a – suite from the film: Scene, March and Finale

    Performer: Leon Zaks and Anatoly Levin (violins), Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky

    • Melodiya, BMG.
    • 74321 66981 2.
  • Max Steiner

    Gone with the Wind – The Barbecue

    Performer: Orchestra, Max Steiner

    • Turner Classic Movies.
    • 8122 72822-2.
  • Hubert Bath

    Cornish Rhapsody

    Performer: Leonard Pennario (piano), Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra, Carmen Dragon

    • Royal Classics.
    • ROY 6465.
  • Robert Farnon

    Captain Horatio Hornblower RN

    Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra, John Wilson

    • Dutton.
    • CDLX 7173.
  • Manuel de Falla

    El amor brujo: Ritual Fire Dance

    Performer: Alicia de Larrocha (piano)

    • Newton Classics.
    • 8802009.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Souvenir de Florence, Op. 70

    Performer: Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Gerard Korsten

    • DG.
    • 437 541-2.
  • Franz Liszt

    Hungarian Rhapsody No 6 in D flat major

    Performer: Sergio Fiorentino (piano)

    • Piano Classics.
    • PCLM0041/2.


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