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Norris McWhirter

Duration:
40 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 10 February 1979

Roy Plomley's castaway is Editor of the Guinness Book of Records Norris McWhirter.

Favourite track: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D Major by Edward Elgar
Book: The National Dictionary of Biography
Luxury: Roll of cloth

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Pipes, Drums and Military Band

    Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Pipes, Drums and Military Band Amazing Grace

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Pomp & Circumstance March No. 1 in D major 'Land of Hope and Glory'

    Orchestra: HM Royal Marines Band

  • Image for Frantisek Skroup

    Frantisek Skroup Czechoslovak National Anthem

  • Image for Tommy Steele

    Tommy Steele Singing the Blues

  • Image for Sir Harry Lauder

    Sir Harry Lauder I Love A Lassie

  • Image for Mikhail Storogenka

    Mikhail Storogenka Requiem

    Artist: Russian Orthodox Cathederal Choir, Paris

  • Image for Marlborough College Choir

    Marlborough College Choir Hark! The herald angels sing

  • Image for Franz Lehár

    Franz Lehár You are my heart's delight (from The Land of Smiles)

    Soloist: Richard Tauber

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

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