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Benjamin Luxon

Duration:
40 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 27 January 1979

Roy Plomley's castaway is baritone Benjamin Luxon.

Favourite track: Sperm In Alium by Tallis
Book: Collected stories by Idris Shah
Luxury: A piano and music

Music Played

8 items
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    Holman-Climax Male Voice Choir The Newquay Fisherman's Song

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    Dylan Thomas Under Milk Wood

  • Image for Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes - Dawn

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Andre Previn

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert String Quintet in C major

    Soloist: William Pleeth Orchestra: Amadeus String Quartet

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Piango su voi (from Simon Boccanegra)

    Soloist: Lawrence Tibbet, Giovanni Martinelli, Rose Bampton, Robert Nicolson Orchestra: Metroplitan Opera Orchestra Conductor: Pelletier

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar The Dream of Gerontius - Proficiscere, anima Christiana

    Soloist: Benjamin Luxon Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra Conductor: Alexander Gibson

  • Image for Thomas Tallis

    Thomas Tallis Spem in alium

    Choir: Cambridge University Musical Society

  • Image for Peter Ustinov

    Peter Ustinov Mock Mozart

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

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