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Rob Cowan explores how composers as varied as Takemitsu, Mendelssohn, Ketelbey and Delius have captured nostalgia in music. This week's piano quintet is by César Franck, and the Sunday Morning Mozart Symphony season reaches No 28, K200.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Ronald Binge

    Elizabethan Serenade

    Performer: Vaclav Huducek. Orchestra: Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Vladimír Válek.
    • Hudecek: Il Gardinio di Musica.
    • Supraphon.
  • Franz Schubert

    Winterreise: No. 7 Auf dem flusse

    Singer: Jonas Kaufmann. Performer: Helmut Deutsch.
    • Schubert: Winterreise.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No. 28 in C, K200

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Karl Böhm.
    • London Symphony Orchestra: Salzburg Festival (1973-1977).
    • Andante.
  • Béla Bartók

    Bluebeard's Castle: The Wives

    Singer: Jessye Norman. Singer: László Polgár. Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • Pierre Boulez Conducts Bartok.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Cello Concerto RV 40

    Performer: Pierre Fournier. Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Strings. Conductor: Rudolf Baumgartner.
    • Pierre Fournier: Aristocrat of the Cello.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Sweet Remembrance

    Performer: Aaron Rosand. Music Arranger: Jascha Heifetz. Performer: John Covelli.
    • Aaron Rosand Plays Violin Romances & Heifetz Transcriptions.
    • Musical Concepts.
  • Albert Ketèlbey

    In a Chinese Temple Garden

    Orchestra: New Symphony Orchestra of London. Conductor: Robert Sharples.
    • The World of Ketelbey.
    • Decca.
  • Toru Takemitsu


    Performer: Liza Ferschtman. Orchestra: The Netherlands Young String Orchestra. Conductor: Bas Wiegers.
    • Nostalgia and Humility.
    • Challenge Classics.
  • Robert Schumann

    Frauenliebe und Leben, Op. 42

    Singer: Sena Jurinac. Performer: Franz Holetschek.
    • Sena Jurinac: Schumann Frauenliebe & Leben Liederkreis Op. 39, etc..
    • Westminster Legacy.
  • Frederick Delius

    Florida Suite: ii. By the River

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Thomas Beecham.
    • Sir Thomas Beecham Conducts Delius.
    • EMI.
  • César Franck

    Piano Quintet

    Performer: Alexandre Rabinovitch-Barakovsky. Performer: Lukas Hagen. Performer: Krista Bennion. Performer: Tabea Zimmermann. Performer: Clemens Hagen.
    • Gidon Kremer: Edition Lockenhaus.
    • ECM New Series.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor

    Performer: Sir András Schiff.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Album For The Young

    Ensemble: Kuss Quartet.
    • Onyx.


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