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Frederic Raphael

Duration:
40 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 21 February 1981

Roy Plomley's castaway is writer Frederic Raphael.

Favourite track: Cello Concerto in B Minor by Antonin Dvořák
Book: Bilingual edition of poetry by Giorgos Seferis
Luxury: Painting Materials

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Concerto in D major

    Soloist: Nathan Milstein Orchestra: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Conductor: William Steinberg

  • Image for Édith Piaf

    Édith Piaf Milord

  • Image for Joseph Haydn

    Joseph Haydn String Quartet in F major, Op. 77/2

    Orchestra: Beaux Arts Trio

  • Image for Antonio Vivaldi

    Antonio Vivaldi Lute Concerto in D major

    Soloist: Julian Bream

  • Image for Claudio Monteverdi

    Claudio Monteverdi Vespers 1610

    Orchestra: Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto in D minor

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra Conductor: Daniel Barenboim

  • Image for Maria Farandouri & Georg Kapernaros

    Maria Farandouri & Georg Kapernaros Boat On The Beach

  • Image for Antonin Dvorak

    Antonin Dvorak Cello Concerto in B Minor

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