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Christopher Fry

Duration:
40 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 07 October 1978

Roy Plomley's castaway is playwright Christopher Fry.

Favourite track: Spring Symphony by Benjamin Britten
Book: The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations
Luxury: Rocking chair

Music Played

8 items
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    Franz Schubert Piano Trio No. 1 in B flat major

    Soloist: Alfred Cortot, Jacques Thibaud, Pablo Casals

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  • Image for George Frideric Handel/Beecham

    George Frideric Handel/Beecham The Faithful Shepherd

    Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

  • Image for Sir Michael Tippett

    Sir Michael Tippett Concerto For Double String Orchestra

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra

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    Gene Kelly Singin' In The Rain

  • Image for Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten Spring Symphony

    Choir: Wandsworth School Boy's Choir Orchestra: Royal Opera House Orchestra and Chorus, Covent Garden Conductor: Benjamin Britten

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet No. 13 in B flat major, Op. 130

    Orchestra: Juillard Quartet

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky Symphony Of Psalms

    Choir: English Bach Festival Chorus Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

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