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Arthur C Clarke

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 23 July 1977

Roy Plomley's castaway is science fiction writer Arthur C Clarke.

Favourite track: Violin Concerto in B Minor by Edward Elgar
Book: The Golden Treasury by Francis Palgrave
Luxury: Solar-powered transistor radio

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Sir Edward Elgar

    Sir Edward Elgar Violin Concerto in B Minor

    Soloist: Yehudi Menuhin Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Edward Elgar

  • Image for Edvard Grieg

    Edvard Grieg Piano Concerto in A Minor

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert Menges

  • Image for Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Ralph Vaughan Williams Symphony No. 7 'Sinfonia antartica'

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir Conductor: Adrian Boult

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor

    Soloist: Sergei Rachmaninov Orchestra: Philadelphia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert Menges

  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Also Sprach Zarathustra

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Karl Böhm

  • Image for Jean Sibelius

    Jean Sibelius Symphony No. 2 in D major

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

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

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach/Stokowski

    Johann Sebastian Bach/Stokowski Toccata and Fugue In D Minor

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Leopold Stokowski

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