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Rob Cowan

A hint of times past as Rob Cowan plays music "in the olden style" by Busoni, Martinu, Reger and Fritz Kreisler, and begins a new season of Haydn string quartets, with No 60 in G Major, Op 76 No 1.

3 hours

Last on

Sun 9 Nov 2014 09:00

Music Played

  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Scherzo in Bb

    Conductor: Claudio Abbado. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Mussorgsky: A Night on the Bare Mountain, etc..
    • Sony.
    • 004.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet Op. 76 No. 1

    Ensemble: Aeolian Quartet.
    • Hayden: String Quartets.
    • Decca.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Allemande, Courante and Sarabande (Cello Suite No.5 in C minor, BWV1011)

    Performer: János Starker.
    • Janos Starker: The Warner Legacy.
    • Warner.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    A Chloris

    Performer: Dalton Baldwin. Singer: Mady Mesplé.
    • Mady Mesple: Edition du 80e Anniversaire.
    • EMI.
  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Double Concerto for Two String Orchestra, Piano and Timpani

    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Rafael Kubelík.
    • Boston Symphony Orchestra: Symphony Hall Centennial Celebration.
    • BSO.
  • Ferruccio Busoni

    Toccata: Preludio, Fantasia, Giaconna BV287

    Performer: Marc-André Hamelin.
    • Busoni: Late Piano Music.
    • Hyperion.
  • William Byrd

    La Volta

    Performer: Rafael Puyana.
    • The Golden Age of Harpsichord Music.
    • Mercury.
    • 004.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Arpege, Op 76 no 2

    Singer: Mady Mesplé.
  • Robert Schumann

    Four Fuges Op. 72: No. 1

    Performer: Peter Frankl.
    • Schmann: Complete Solo Piano Works.
    • Brilliant.
    • 001.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in B minor, Op. 3 No. 10, RV580 for 4 violins, cello, strings and basso continuo

    Performer: Jeanne Lamon. Orchestra: Tafelmusik.
    • Vivaldi: The Four Seasons, etc..
    • Sony Classical.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Lucia di Lammermoor: Act 1, scene 2, Qui di sposa eternal fede

    Singer: Jan Peerce. Singer: Roberta Peters. Orchestra: Rome Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf.
    • RCA.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Samson: Total eclipse!

    Singer: Jan Peerce. Conductor: Maurice Abravanel. Orchestra: United Kingdom Symphony Orchestra.
    • Handel: Samson.
    • Vanguard.
  • Max Reger

    Concerto in Olden Style

    Conductor: Horst Stein. Orchestra: Bamberg Symphony Orchestra.
    • Reger: Sinfonietta Op. 90, etc..
    • Koch Schwann.
  • Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev

    Symphony No. 2 in D minor

    Conductor: Evgeny Fyodorovich Svetlanov. Orchestra: United Kingdom Symphony Orchestra.
    • Balakirev: 2 Symphonies.
    • Melodiya/BMG.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Chanson Louis XIII and Pavane: Allegretto in the Style of Boccherini

    Performer: Henryk Szeryng. Performer: Charles Reiner.
    • Szeryng plays Kreisler and other Treasures for the Violin.
    • Mercury.

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