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Ken Livingstone MP

Duration:
40 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 07 March 1993

Sue Lawley's castaway is politician Ken Livingstone.

Favourite track: Joe Hill by Paul Robeson
Book: The Myths of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley
Luxury: The BBC World Service

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Tina Turner

    Tina Turner Paradise Is Here

    Break Every Rule, Capitol Records

  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini Un bel di vedremo (One fine day) (from Madama Butterfly)

    Soloist: Maria Callas Orchestra: Orchestra Of La Scala, Milan Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

    Madama Butterfly, EMI

  • Castaway's Favourite

    • Image for Paul Robeson

      Paul Robeson Joe Hill

      The Essential Paul Robeson, Vanguard

  • Image for Marvin Gaye

    Marvin Gaye Abraham, Martin and John

    Marvin Gaye And Smokey Robinson Love Songs, Telstar

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Enigma Variations - Nimrod

    Conductor: Sir John Barbirolli Orchestra: The Philharmonia Orchestra

    Elgar; Enigma Variations, EMI

  • Image for Arthur Lee & Love

    Arthur Lee & Love You Set The Scene

    Forever Changes, Elektra

  • Image for Joan Armatrading

    Joan Armatrading Warm Love

    Show Some Emotion, A&M

  • Image for Missa Luba

    Missa Luba Sanctus

    The Missa Luba And Congolese Folk Songs, Philips

Credits

Presenter
Sue Lawley
Interviewed Guest
Ken Livingstone

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