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Desert Island Discs - Part 1

BBC Proms, 2012, Prom 70 Episode 1 of 2

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London

Presented by Suzy Klein

Suzy Klein and Kirsty Young present this Prom celebrating 70 years of the popular Radio 4 programme Desert Island Discs. Some castaways make guest appearances explaining their choices, which will be performed by a star-studded line-up of soloists. Music includes excerpts from Beethoven's Emperor Concerto played by Peter Donohoe, Elgar's Cello Concerto with soloist Nicolas Altstaedt, and Eric Coates's Sleepy Lagoon and the Dambusters March.

Ailish Tynan (soprano)
Nicolas Altstaedt (cello)
Peter Donohoe (piano)
Wayne Marshall (organ)
Willard White (bass-baritone)
Huddersfield Choral Society
BBC Concert Orchestra
Conductor Keith Lockhart.

Release date:

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Mon 3 Sep 2012 19:30

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