Rob Cowan - Ancient Rome
Rob Cowan explores music depicting ancient Rome, including Liszt, Beethoven, Barber and Handel. Plus a cantata by Kuhnau: Uns ist ein Kind Geboren and Dvorak's Sextet in A, Op 18.
Rob Cowan looks at music depicting Ancient Rome by composers including Liszt, Beethoven, Barber and Handel. He plays a seasonal baroque cantata by Johan Kuhnau, Uns ist ein Kind Geboren (Unto us a child is born) formerly attributed to J S Bach. He also begins a short season of string sextets with Dvorak's A Major work, Opus 18.