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Joyce Carey

Duration:
9 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 08 September 1973

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Joyce Carey.

Favourite track: Introduction and Allegro For Strings (Opus 47) by Edward Elgar
Book: The Oxford Book of English Verse
Luxury: Box of oddments from her dressing table

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Introduction and Allegro for Strings

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra

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    Frank Sinatra The Second Time Around

  • Image for Felix Mendelssohn

    Felix Mendelssohn A Midsummer Nights Dream Overture

    Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Rafael Kubelik

  • Image for Noël Coward

    Noël Coward London Pride

  • Image for Richard Addinsell

    Richard Addinsell Invitation Waltz (from Ring Around the Moon)

    Orchestra: Semprini and his Orchestra

  • Image for Frederick Delius

    Frederick Delius The Walk to the Paradise Garden (from A Village Romeo and Juliet)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: John Barbirolli

  • Image for Henry Purcell

    Henry Purcell When I am laid in earth (Dido's Lament) (from Dido and Aeneas)

    Soloist: Kirsten Flagstad Orchestra: Mermaid Orchestra Conductor: Hugo Rignold

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor

    Soloist: Benno Moiseiwitsch Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

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