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Susan Hill

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 08 June 1974

Roy Plomley's castaway is writer Susan Hill.

Favourite track: Gloria by Johann Sebastian Bach
Book: The Pursuit of Love by Nancy Mitford
Luxury: Triple-folding screen and personal photographs

Music Played

8 items
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    Johann Sebastian Bach Mass in B minor - Gloria in excelsis

    Choir: Vienna Singakademie Chorus Orchestra: Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra Conductor: Karl Münchinger

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto for Oboe and Violin in D minor

    Soloist: Artur Grumiaux, Heinz Holliger

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Sea Pictures - Where corals lie

    Soloist: Janet Baker Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: John Barbirolli

  • Image for Sir Michael Tippett

    Sir Michael Tippett Concerto For Double String Orchestra

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Cello Concerto in E Minor

    Soloist: Paul Tortelier Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Adrian Boult

  • Image for Thomas Stearns Eliot

    Thomas Stearns Eliot Preludes 1917

    Artist: Ian Richardson

  • Image for Robert Schumann

    Robert Schumann Im wunderschönen Monat Mai (from Dichterliebe)

    Soloist: Peter Pears, Benjamin Britten

  • Image for Coventry Cathedral Boys' Choir

    Coventry Cathedral Boys' Choir Praise my Soul the King of Heaven

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest
Susan Hill

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