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Monday - Rob Cowan

With Rob Cowan. CD of the Week: Dance Mix featuring the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra; Artist of the Week: Raphael Wallfisch; 20 Great British Works: Byrd: Mass for Four Voices.

This week Rob's guest is the writer and clinical psychologist, Frank Tallis. He has held lecturing posts at the Institute of Psychiatry and King's College, London. He has written self help manuals (How to Stop Worrying, Understanding Obsessions and Compulsions) non-fiction for the general reader (Changing Minds, Hidden Minds, Love Sick), academic text books and papers in international journals. He is also an international award-winning novelist, with works including Vienna Blood and Fatal Lies, part of the popular Liebermann Paper detective series, set in Vienna in the early 20th century, a time when the foundations of modern forensic science were being laid.

9am
A selection of music, including the Essential CD of the Week: Dance Mix featuring the Baltimore Symphony conducted by David Zinman

9.30-10.30am
A daily brainteaser, and performances by our Artist of the Week, the cellist Raphael Wallfisch

10.30am
This week Rob's guest is the writer and clinical psychologist, Frank Tallis. He has held lecturing posts at the Institute of Psychiatry and King's College, London. He has written self help manuals (How to Stop Worrying, Understanding Obsessions and Compulsions) non-fiction for the general reader (Changing Minds, Hidden Minds, Love Sick), academic text books and papers in international journals. He is also a successful novelist, with works including Vienna Blood and Fatal Lies, part of the popular Liebermann Paper detective series, set in Vienna in the early 20th century, a time when the foundations of modern forensic science were being laid.

11am
20 Great British Works

Byrd: Mass for 4 Voices
The Building a Library recommendation from last Saturday's CD Review.

3 hours

Last on

Mon 10 Jun 2013 09:00

Music Played

  • 9am: Rob's Essential CD of the Week

    • Leonard Bernstein

      Mambo (from West Side Story Symphonic Dances)

      Performers: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, David Zinman (conductor)

      • ARGO 444 454-2.
  • Charles Wood

    Tis the Day of Resurrection

    Performers: The Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, Geoffrey Webber (conductor)

    • PRIORY PRCD 754.
  • 9.08: Rob's Essential CD of the Week

    • John Harbison

      Remembering Gatsby

      Performers: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, David Zinman (conductor)

      • ARGO 444 454-2.
  • JC Bach

    Symphony in G minor, W.C. 12

    Performers: Concerto Koln

    • CAPRICCIO 10 283.
  • 9.30:

    • Today's Brainteaser

      Who's Dancing?

      Performers: The answer will appear at the bottom of this page at 12pm.

  • 9.39: Artist of the Week - Raphael Wallfisch

    • Antonín Dvořák

      Rondo in G minor, Op. 94

      Performers: Raphael Wallfisch (cello), Linn Hendry (piano)

      • CHANDOS CHAN 6552.
  • Albert Ketèlbey

    From a Japanese Screen

    Performers: Noriko Ogawa (piano)

    • BIS-CD-1045.
  • Richard Strauss

    Rote Rosen and Die erwachte Rose

    Performers: Elizabeth Watts (soprano), Roger Vignoles (piano)

    • HYPERION CDA 67844.
  • 10am: Artist of the Week - Raphael Wallfisch

    • Malcolm Arnold

      Cello Concerto, Op. 136

      Performers: Raphael Wallfisch (cello), Northern Chamber Orchestra, Nicholas Ward (conductor)

      • NAXOS 8.572640.
  • Franz Liszt

    Tarantella

    Performers: Stephen Hough (piano)

    • VIRGIN CLASSICS 561439-2.
  • 10.30: Frank Tallis' Choices

    • Gustav Mahler

      Symphony No. 5: Adagietto

      Performers: Philharmonia Orchestra , Giuseppe Sinopoli (conductor)

      • DG 415 959-2.
  • Delia Derbyshire

    Blue Veils and Golden Sands (from Doctor Who)

    Performers: Realised by Delia Derbyshire at the BBC Radiophonic workshop

    • BBC WMSF6024-2.
  • Henry Purcell

    Overture in G, Z336

    Performers: London Baroque

    • HARMONIA MUNDI HMA 1951327.
  • 11am

    • William Byrd

      Mass for Four Voices

      Performers: The Building a Library recommendation from last Saturday's CD Review

  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Symphony No 9

    Performers: Prague Symphony Orchestra, Maxim Shostakovich (conductor)

    • SUPRAPHON SU 3890-2.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Menuet pompeux

    Performers: Toulouse Capitole Orchestra, Michel Plasson (conductor)

    • EMI 574336-2.

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