Rob Cowan explores different interpretations of literary and musical sources, including Milhaud, Berio and Casadesus. Plus music by George Alexander McFarren, Schubert and Bartok.
Rob Cowan plays the British concert overture She Stoops to Conquer by George Alexander McFarren, and the week's string trio is Schubert's Trio No 2 in B flat. The Sunday Bartok cycle reaches the Burlesques, Op. 8c and Rob also explores how composers as varied as Milhaud, Berio and Casadesus interpret different literary and musical sources.