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Josephine Barstow

Duration:
40 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 13 October 1979

Roy Plomley's castaway is soprano Josephine Barstow.

Favourite track: Symphony No 9 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Book: Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy and Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy
Luxury: Michelangelo's David

Music Played

8 items
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    Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Kubla Khan

    Artist: John Neville

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Sanctus (from Requiem Mass)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Carlo Maria Guilini

  • Image for Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Christoph Willibald Gluck Dance of the Blessed Spirits (from Orpheus and Euridice)

    Choir: Virtuosi De Roma

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Gott! Welch Dunkel hier! (from Fidelio)

    Soloist: Jon Vickers Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Soave sia il vento (from Cosi fan tutte)

    Soloist: Frederica Von Stade, Jules Bastin Orchestra: Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Lombard

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    Edward Elgar Cello Concerto in E Minor

    Soloist: Jacqueline Du Pre Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: John Barbirolli

  • Image for Leos Janacek

    Leos Janacek Katya Kabanova

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 9 in D minor 'Choral'

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

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