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Rachel Billington

Duration:
55 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 01 January 1983

Roy Plomley's castaway is writer Rachel Billington.

Favourite track: Symphony No. 2 in E Minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Book: Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
Luxury: Writing materials

Music Played

8 items
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    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Aria (from Zaïde)

    Soloist: Edith Mathis Orchestra: Berlin State Orchestra

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    Benedictine Nuns Of St Cecilia Abbey Tantum Ergo

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    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Symphony No. 2 in E minor

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Andre Previn

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Concerto for 2 Pianos in E flat major (Piano Concerto No. 10)

    Soloist: Alfred Brendel, Imogen Cooper Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Conductor: Neville Marriner

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    Tchaikovsky To love both young and old (Gremin's aria) (from Eugene Onegin)

    Soloist: Nicolai Ghiaurov Orchestra: Royal Opera House Orchestra Conductor: Georg Solti

  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Siegfried's Funeral March (from Götterdämmerung)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Georg Solti

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Rosamunde

    Orchestra: Amsterdam Concertgebouw Conductor: Bernard Haitink

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

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