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Sir Arthur Bryant

Duration:
40 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 17 February 1979

Roy Plomley's castaway is historian Sir Arthur Bryant.

Favourite track: The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Book: The Life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell
Luxury: Painting of a little princess, by Velazquez

Music Played

8 items
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    Harrow School Boys If Time Is Up

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    Argo Chamber Ensemble Were I Laid On Greenland's Coast

  • Image for Gilbert & Sullivan

    Gilbert & Sullivan When the buds are blossoming (from Ruddigore)

    Choir: Glyndebourne Festival Chorus Orchestra: Pro Arte Orchestra Conductor: Malcolm Sargent

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The Magic Flute

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Georg Solti

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F Major

    Orchestra: Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra Conductor: Karl Munchinger

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Symphony No. 1 in A flat major

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: John Barbirolli

  • Image for King's College Chapel Choir

    King's College Chapel Choir O Little Town Of Bethlehem

  • Image for Gustav Holst

    Gustav Holst Jupiter (from The Planets)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Andre Previn

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

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