Go!

Playlists with tracks by Henry Cowell

Tuesday 5th December 2017
12:00
Late Junction
Max Reinhardt with Maurice Louca
12 / 19 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Egyptian musician Maurice Louca talks about the experimental music scene in the region.

Sun Ra Angels and Demons At Play
Nadah El Shazly Afqid Adh-Dhakira (I Lose Memory)
Tony Elieh Part Two
Cherif El Masri Outer Gateways (feat. Cherif El Masri)
Golden Teacher What Fresh Hell Is This?
Conjunto Kori Cinta de Huancavelica Toyascha
The Dwarfs of East Agouza Clean Shahin
Manuela Everything Goes
David Jaycock Death Had Quicker Wings Than Love
Karlheinz Stockhausen Kreuzspiel No. 1/7
Erland Dahlen Lizard
Pussy Mothers Skirt
Erin Gee Yamaguchi Mouthpiece (Part 3)
Henry Cowell Antinomy (Fourth Encore To Dynamic Motion)
Violeta Parra Yo Vide Llorar Un Hombre
Ferrante and Teicher Stardust
Sofía Rei Casamiento de Negros
London Contemporary Orchestra Ganfuda
Dika Newlin Machine Shop
06:00
Afternoon Concert
Tuesday - BBC Philharmonic LIVE from Salford
2 / 7 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Tom Redmond presents a live concert from the BBC Philharmonic's home in Salford.

Anton Bruckner Symphony No 4
Gustav Mahler Kindertotenlieder
David Matthews Sinfonia
David Matthews A Vision of the Sea
Henry Cowell Hymn, Chorale and Fuguing Tune No 8
Alberto Ginastera Dances from 'Estancia'
Aaron Copland Statements
Sunday 24th July 2016
09:00
Sunday Morning
Jonathan Swain
9 / 12 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Jonathan Swain focuses on recordings by 2016 Proms artist Bernard Haitink.

Claude Debussy Preludes Books 1 & 2
Samuel Barber Sonata Op. 26
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Concerto in B flat major K. 595
Conlon Nancarrow Prelude
Roy Harris Symphony No. 3
Frank Bridge Cello Sonata Op. 125
Henry Cowell The Aeolian Harp
Juan Hidalgo Credito es de mi decoro
Samuel Barber Dover Beach Op. 3
Frank Martin Cello Concerto (1966)
Heitor Villa‐Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras No. 9
Henry le Bailly Yo soy la locura
Sunday 10th July 2016
09:00
Sunday Morning
James Jolly
12 / 15 Tracks
This
Broadcast
James Jolly plays music associated with the Orpheus story.

Christoph Willibald Gluck Orfeo ed Euridice - Che Faro Senza Euridice?
Philip Glass Orphee Suite - 1. The Cafe
Jacques Offenbach Orphee Aux Enfers, Troisieme Tableau
Ned Rorem O Do Not Love Too Long
Franz Liszt Orpheus
Howard Hanson Symphony No 2, 'Romantic'
Igor Stravinsky Orpheus
Sir Charles Villiers Stanford Songs of the Sea
Jacques Offenbach Orphee Aux Enfers - Overture
Ned Rorem The Lordly Hudson
Robert Schumann Allegro in B minor Op 8
Ned Rorem Far - Far - Away
Henry Cowell Les Mariees de la tour Eiffel - 1. Hilarious Curtain-Opener
Ned Rorem Santa Fe Songs: Il Opus 101
Claudio Monteverdi L'Orfeo - Act 1, Toccata
Saturday 30th January 2016
13:00
Saturday Classics
Kathryn Tickell, Episode 2
5 / 19 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Kathryn Tickell introduces works by Soler, Barber, Ives, Halvorsen, Grainger and Skempton.

Foday Musa Suso Tilliboyo
Howard Skempton The Durham Strike (1985)
Padre Antonio Soler Fandango in D minor
Johan Halvorsen Norway's Greeting to Theodore Roosevelt, Op.31
Henry Cowell The lilt of the reel
Joaquim Malats Impresiones de Espana - 4th movement: Serenata epanola
Johan Halvorsen Fanitullen (Wild Dance), Op.21
Juan de Araujo Los coflades dela estleya
Charles Ives Sonata for violin & piano No.2 - ii) In The Barn
Edgar Meyer Violin Concerto - 2nd movement
Samuel Barber Excursions - 3rd & 4th movements
Edgar Meyer Concert Duo - 1st movement
Trad Shallow Brown
Erik Nordgren Napsyttaja (The Plucker) [Pelimannimuotokuvia Op.26]
Trad. Shallow Brown
Trad. Old Sir Simon the King
Trad. Danish Old Reinlender from Sonndala
Trad. Swedish Brollopsvisa (Wedding Song)
Tuesday 22nd December 2015
19:00
BBC Proms 2015
Prom 60: Mahler - Symphony No 1
4 / 6 Tracks
This
Broadcast
The San Francisco Symphony performing with Michael Tilson Thomas and pianist Jeremy Denk.

Henry Cowell Piano Concerto
Bernhard Crusell Variations on a Swedish Air
Gustav Mahler Symphony No.1 in D major
Arnold Schoenberg Theme and Variations, Op.43b
Allan Pettersson Symphony No.10
Charles Ives The Alcotts (3rd movement of Piano Sonata No.2)
Friday 23rd October 2015
12:00
Composer of the Week
Henry Cowell (1897-1965), The Extraordinary Entrepreneur
3 / 12 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Donald Macleod explores Cowell's later projects.

Henry Cowell Dynamic Motion
Henry Cowell Firelight and Lamp
Henry Cowell 26 Simultaneous Mosaics
Henry Cowell Set of Five - Finale
Henry Cowell Persian Set, 1st movement
Henry Cowell Symphony No. 13 L.848 (Madras)
Thursday 22nd October 2015
23:00
Late Junction
Thursday - Max Reinhardt
10 / 17 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Max Reinhardt presents a varied selection of music.

Anton Bruckner Vexilla regis
Laraaji The Dance No 2
Daniel Herskedal The Mistral Noir
Russell Haswell Lets Go
Mahsa Vahdat Morning sun of hope
Moonlight Saving Time Sea Fever
The Good Ones Divine (Lady Divine)
Marc Yeats Conversation 13
Adem Snow in April
C Duncan I'll Be Gone By Winter
Howard Hughes Desert Skyline
Alabaster dePlume I Feel Good
The Art Of Schwanengesang Laisse-moi. Momentum (Wire Tapper edit)
The Necks Vertigo (extract)
Ellis Swan Red Winged Blackbird
Water Pageant Pollen
Henry Cowell Sleep Music of the Dagna
12:00
Composer of the Week
Henry Cowell (1897-1965), Starting Over
3 / 12 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Donald Macleod explores Cowell's 1940s compositions, largely written to commission.

Henry Cowell Two Woofs
Henry Cowell Pulse
Henry Cowell Variations for Orchestra
Henry Cowell Rhumba from American Melting Pot
Henry Cowell Hymn & Fuguing Tune No. 6
Henry Cowell Quartet for flute, oboe, cello and harpsichord, 1st movement
Wednesday 21st October 2015
12:00
Composer of the Week
Henry Cowell (1897-1965), A Life Interrupted
4 / 12 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Donald Macleod discusses Cowell's incarceration in San Quentin prison on a morals charge.

Henry Cowell Deep Color
Henry Cowell Symphony No. 11 (Seven Rituals Of Music)
Henry Cowell The Universal Flute
Henry Cowell Where She Lies
Henry Cowell Dance of Sport "Competitive Sport"
Henry Cowell Sound form No.1
Tuesday 20th October 2015
23:00
Late Junction
Tuesday - Max Reinhardt
10 / 17 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Max Reinhardt presents a varied selection of music.

ESKA Gatekeeper
Henrik Schwarz I Exist Because of You Two
Meg Baird Even the Walls Don't Want You to Go
Cemil Qocgiri & Tara Jaff Av
Bonnie Raitt & Lowell George Apolitical Blues (Live)
Leafcutter John Gulps
Roger Robinson It Soon Come
Henry Cowell Woof 1
Henry Cowell Woof 2
Anna Murray Aimai
Lajkó Félix Vasut (Railway)
Øyvind Torvund Willibald Motor Landscape
Benedict Drew de-re-touch
Michael Pisaro Congaree Nomads (Extract)
Sarah Hayes Four Loom Weaver
Solveig Slettahjell, Knut Reiersrud & In The Country Is My Living In Vain
Fari Bradley & Chris Weaver Night Stroll, 35°C
12:00
Composer of the Week
Henry Cowell (1897-1965), Musical Pioneer
2 / 12 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Donald Macleod details Cowell's concert appearances, which were not without controversy.

Henry Cowell Synchrony For Orchestra
Henry Cowell Polyphonica
Henry Cowell The Sleep Music of the Dagna
Henry Cowell Tiger For Piano
Henry Cowell Irish Suite for String Piano and Small Orchestra
Henry Cowell Quartet Euphometric For Strings
Monday 19th October 2015
12:00
Composer of the Week
Henry Cowell (1897-1965), A World of Music
6 / 12 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Donald Macleod looks at Henry Cowell's unorthodox childhood.

Henry Cowell The Harp Of Life
Henry Cowell Fabric
Henry Cowell Piano Concerto
Henry Cowell Return
Henry Cowell Old American Country Set
Henry Cowell Four Combinations for Three Instruments
Saturday 17th October 2015
22:00
Hear and Now
Bedroom Community
3 / 14 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Organ music from the Iceland-based Bedroom Community collective with James McVinnnie.

Johann Sebastian Bach Ich ruf zu dir BWV 639
Nico Muhly Etude 3
Henry Cowell The Harp of Life
Nico Muhly The Reverend Mustard - his installation prelude
Nico Muhly Beaming Music
Valgeir Sigurðsson I call to you
Ben Frost There are no others. There is only us
Valgeir Sigurðsson Do but kill me
Bryce Dessner Delphica 3
Valgeir Sigurðsson Plainsong
Bryce Dessner Median Organs
Valgeir Sigurðsson Past Tundra
Daníel Bjarnason Air to Breath
La Monte Young The Melodic Version (1984) of The Second Dream of The High-Tension Line Stepdown
Saturday 10th October 2015
13:00
Saturday Classics
Gabriel Prokofiev
8 / 13 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Composer Gabriel Prokofiev with a personal choice of music.

John Adams Chamber Symphony
Gabriel Prokofiev Concerto For Turntables And Orchestra
Domenico Scarlatti Sonata in F minor Kk.466
Dmitri Shostakovich Cello Sonata In D Minor, Op.40
Leonard Bernstein Prelude, Fugue And Riffs
Henry Cowell Ostinato Pianissimo
Leon Michener Rhinelead
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev Winter Bonfire
Joseph Haydn Cello concerto No. 1 In C Major: 1st mvt
Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky Pictures From An Exhibition: The Gnome
Richard Wagner Wesendonck-Lieder: Im Treibhaus
Georges Bizet Symphony In C Major: 2nd mvt
Igor Stravinsky Ebony Concerto For Clarinet And Jazz Band
Saturday 3rd October 2015
22:00
Hear and Now
Cut and Splice Festival 2015, Episode 1
1 / 8 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Music including Luc Ferrari, Clara Iannotta, Dawn Scarfe, Henry Cowell and Cathy van Eck.

Henry Cowell Aeolian Harp
Agostino Di Scipio Audible Ecosystems, n.3a
Clara Iannotta The people here go mad. The blame the wind.
Dawn Scarfe Air Traffic
James Saunders Like you and like me
Luc Ferrari Presque Rien No. 1
Michael Pisaro Fields have ears 1
Simon Loffler b
Saturday 26th September 2015
22:00
Hear and Now
Why Music? Live from the Street at the Wellcome Trust
2 / 13 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Tom Service presents live performance of world premieres and recent music.

George Crumb Makrokosmos
Henry Cowell The Banshee
Max Richter Sleep - Dream 1
Sarah Nicolls Sun-on-Sea
Sarah Nicolls Cold
Sarah Nicolls Seagull Chorale
Anna Meredith 'Chorale' for MRI scanner and string quartet
Sarah Nicolls and Atau Tanaka Duo for Bodies
Antonia Barnett-McIntosh none sitting resting
Toby Hession Recollections
Daniel Penney Expansions
Finlay Stafford Evanescent Waltz
George Crumb Makrokosmos Night-Spell I (Sagittarius)
16:00
Words and Music
The Ear's Delight
10 / 18 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Texts and music on the theme of the power of music. With Tamsin Greig and Alex Jennings.

Art Garfunkel Bright Eyes
Edward Elgar Salut d’amour
Solomon Burke Got To Get You Off My Mind
Ralph Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending
Spencer Williams Basin Street Blues
Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1060
Hildegard von Bingen Ave generosa
George Frideric Handel Eternal source of light divine from Birthday ode for Queen Anne
Giulio Caccini Amarilla mia bella
Henry Cowell The Banshee
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Adagio from Serenade for 13 wind instruments in B flat major (K.361),
Jimmy Van Heusen Love and Marriage
César Franck Violin Sonata in A major
Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No.5 in C minor (movements III & IV)
Claude Debussy Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune (excerpt)
Ludwig van Beethoven Adagio cantabile from Piano Sonata in C minor, Op.13 ‘Pathétique’
Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony No. 8 in C minor (movements III & IV)
Evan and James James Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau (Land of My Fathers)
Sunday 30th August 2015
23:05
New Generation Artists
Igor Levit
5 / 7 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Former Radio 3 New Generation Artist Igor Levit plays Debussy, Shostakovich and Beethoven.

Dmitri Shostakovich 24 Preludes, Op 34
Claude Debussy Preludes (selection)
Josef Suk Meditation on an old Czech hymn "St Wenceslas"
Henry Cowell Aeolian harp for piano
Ludwig van Beethoven Sonata no. 30 in E major Op. 109 for piano
19:30
BBC Proms
2015 Season, Prom 60, Prom 60 (part 1): Mahler - Symphony No 1
2 / 3 Tracks
This
Broadcast
San Francisco Symphony under Michael Tilson Thomas in music by Schoenberg and Henry Cowell

Henry Cowell Piano Concerto
Schoenberg Theme and Variations Op 43b
Charles Ives Piano Sonata No2, 3rd Mov.
07:00
Breakfast
Sunday - Martin Handley
4 / 15 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Bedrich Smetana Ma vlast [My country] - cycle of symphonic poems, Vltava [Moldau]
Amy Beach From Blackbird Hills, Op. 83
Richard Wagner Tannhauser: Overture
Francis Poulenc Melancolie for piano
Gustav Mahler Blumine (2nd movement from Symphony no.1, original version)
Henry Cowell Fabric from Piano Pieces
Jean-Philippe Rameau Les Surprises de l'Amour - divertissement in 2 acts: Prologue Le Retour d'Astree
Johann Strauss II Erinnerung an Covent-Garden (Festival waltz) (Op.329)
Joseph Haydn Quartet in C major Op.54`2 for strings: 1st movement; Vivace
Judith Weir Drop down, ye Heavens from above for a capella SATB choir
Ralph Vaughan Williams Quintet for clarinet, horn, violin, cello and piano: 4th movement: Finale
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Concerto no. 3 in A major Wq.172 for cello and strings: 3rd movement; Allegro
Claude Debussy Apparition for voice and piano ['Chanson de jeunesse', 1884]
Santiago de Murcia Folías Gallegas
George Frideric Handel Air with 5 variations "The harmonious blacksmith" (from Keyboard Suite in E major)
Saturday 29th August 2015
09:00
CD Review
Proms Composer: Henry Cowell
9 / 24 Tracks
This
Broadcast
With Andrew McGregor. Including music by Biber, Waxman, John Adams and Bach.

Ludwig van Beethoven Diabelli Variations
Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Sonata no.30
Frederic Rzewski Variations on The People United Will Never Be Defeated
Johann Sebastian Bach Partita no.6 - Sarabande
Henry Cowell Synchrony For Orchestra
Franz Waxman Taras Bulba: The Ride of the Cossacks
Henry Cowell The Banshee For Piano
Henry Cowell Ostinato Pianissimo For Percussion
Henry Cowell Who Wrote This Fiendish Rite Of Spring?
Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber von Bibern Missa Salisburgensis: Kyrie
Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto No. 1 In D Minor BWV.1052 For Keyboard And String Orchestra
Henry Cowell Anger Dance For Piano
John Adams Absolute Jest For String Quartet And Orchestra: Beginning
Henry Cowell Suite For Violin And Piano (1925): 1st Mvt - Largo
Bedrich Smetana Quartet No. 2 In D Minor For Strings: 3rd mvt
Henry Cowell Polyphonica, For Small Orchestra
Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3 In C Minor Op.37: 3rd mvt - Rondo
Franz Schubert An Den Mond In Einer Herbstnacht D.614
Per Norgard Symphony No. 8: 3rd mvt - Adagio molto
Franz Schubert Hoffnung (Schaff, Das Tagwerk Meiner Hande) D.295
Henry Cowell Symphony No.2 'Anthropos': 3rd mvt - Repression
Gabriel Pierné Poeme Symphonique Op.37 For Piano And Orchestra
Henry Cowell Persian Set For Orchestra: 4th mvt - Rondo
George Frideric Handel Ariodante: Scherza infida! (Act 2 Scene 3)
Wednesday 10th December 2014
23:00
Late Junction
Wednesday - Mara Carlyle
13 / 20 Tracks
This
Broadcast
With Mara Carlyle. Including music by Henry Cowell, Josef Rheinberger and Gavin Bryars.

Yma Sumac Ataypura!
Gazelle Twin Unflesh
Sam Cooke Lost And Lookin'
10cc The Worst Band In The World
J.J. Cale Drifters Wife
Dean Blunt Molly & Aquafina
Mugison To the Bone
Henry Cowell Aeolian Harp and Sinister Resonance
Keskidee Trio Don't Le' Me Mother Know
Josef Gabriel Rheinberger Abendlied
Emily Hall Prelude
Wertheimer French Styrofoam
Emily Hall Song 1
Frédéric Chopin Variations in A ('Souvenirs de Paganini')
Traditional Vietnamese Qua Cau Gio Bay
Gavin Bryars Sub Rosa, for recorder, clarinet, violin, double bass, vibraphone & piano
Joaquim Campos Lisboa Oxalá
Anonymous Medieval Morris Dance Brimfield
Lionel Belasco's Orchestra Violets-Venezuelan Waltz
Emily Hall Song 4
Saturday 15th March 2014
14:00
Saturday Classics
Joyce DiDonato, American Gems
14 / 20 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Joyce DiDonato chooses some of the lesser-known gems of the American repertoire.

Cole Porter Every Time We Say Goodbye
Duke Ellington Come Sunday
Harold Arlen Over the Rainbow
John Corigliano The Red Violin Caprices
Aaron Copland Heart, We Will Forget Him
Jerome Kern A Fine Romance
Irving Berlin Let's Face the Music and Dance
Samuel Barber The Monk and His Cat
Ned Rorem Early in the Morning
Henry Cowell Hymn and Fuguing Tune No.10
Jake Heggie To Say Before Going to Sleep
Charles Tomlinson Griffes The White Peacock
Ruth Crawford Seeger Piano Sonata
Mark Adamo Overture: Lysistrata
Philip Glass Concerto Fantasy for two timpanists and orchestra [3rd movement]
Edward MacDowell Village Festival [Suite No.2 in E minor "Indian", Op.48]
Elliott Carter Elegy for String Quartet
William Grant Still Symphony No.1 (1st movement)
Amy Beach Piano Concerto in C sharp minor, Op.45 (4th movement)
Craig Urquhart I'll Tell You How the Sun Rose
Monday 30th December 2013
14:00
Afternoon on 3
Best of 2013, Episode 1
2 / 4 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Penny Gore presents music by Elgar, Cowell, Loeffler and Lou Harrison.

Sir Edward Elgar Symphony No 1 in A flat major
Henry Cowell Symphony No 4 "Short Symphony"
Charles Martin Loeffler La Mort de Tintagiles, Op 6
Lou Harrison Symphony No 2 "Elegiac"
Friday 22nd November 2013
14:00
Afternoon on 3
Transatlantic Travel, Americana, Part 4
4 / 9 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Penny Gore presents music by Adams, Griffes, Gershwin, Rouse, Ives, Loeffler and Harris.

John Adams Short Ride in a Fast Machine
George Gershwin Concerto for piano in F major
Roy Harris Symphony no. 7
Henry Cowell Exultation
Charles Ives Psalm 24
Charles Ives Psalm 150
Charles Martin Loeffler Poem Avant que tu ne t'en ailles
Charles Tomlinson Griffes The White peacock, arr. for orchestra from no.1 of "4 Roman sketches" for piano
Christopher Rouse Friandises
Thursday 7th November 2013
06:30
Breakfast
Thursday - Petroc Trelawny
2 / 23 Tracks
This
Broadcast
Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring Cowell and Wesley.

Robert Schumann Symphony No. 2 in C, Op. 61
Henry Cowell Aeolian harp for piano
Nicol Paganini Cantabile Op.17 for violin and guitar
Franz Lehr Vilja-Lied from the Merry Widow
Richard Strauss Serenade in E flat major Op.7 for 13 wind instruments
Franz Schreker Romantische Suite for orchestra: Intermezzo (In sanfter Bewegung. Nicht langsam)
Franz Schubert 6 Moments musicaux D.780 for piano: no.4 in C sharp minor
Roman Hoffstetter Quartet for strings (Op.3`5) in F major [sometimes attrib. Haydn]
Frdric Chopin Grande Valse Brillante in E Flat Op.18
Samuel Sebastian Wesley Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace for chorus and organ
Georg Philipp Telemann Overture (Suite) ... "Des nations anciens et modernes", no.1; Overture
Sir Edward Elgar Concerto for cello and orch (Op.85) in E minor, 1st mvt; Adagio - moderato
Benjamin Britten A Midsummer night's dream - opera in 3 acts Op.64: Act 3 sc.2...[conclusion]
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Ein Musikalischer Spass... (K.522), 4th movement; Presto
Claude Debussy Petite suite orch. Busser, En bateau
Jean-Baptiste Lully Chaconne from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme
Clment Doucet Chopinata
Jean-Paul-gide Martini Plaisir d'amour for voice and piano
Dietrich Buxtehude Canzona for organ (BuxWV.166) in C major
Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude and fugue from Das Wohltemperierte Klavier, bk.1 no. 21 (BWV.866)...
Dmitri Shostakovich Suite for jazz band no. 2 [1938], Lyric waltz
Johannes Brahms Serenade no. 1 (Op.11) in D major, 6th movement; Rondo
Emmanuel Chabrier Bourree fantasque orch. Mottl [orig. for piano]