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Helen Watts

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 12 September 1970

Roy Plomley's castaway is contralto Helen Watts.

Favourite track: Betracht Meine Seel by Johann Sebastian Bach
Book: Illustrated book on gardening
Luxury: Velasquez, The Maids of Honour, in the Prado

Music Played

8 items
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    Johann Sebastian Bach Mass in B minor - Et resurrexit

    Choir: Munich Bach Choir and Orchestra

  • Image for Gustav Mahler

    Gustav Mahler Symphony No. 3 in D Minor

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Concerto for Two Violins in D minor

    Soloist: Igor & David Oistrakh

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach St John Passion - Betracht, meine Seel

    Soloist: Max Van Egmond

  • Image for Frederick Delius

    Frederick Delius Idyll: Once I passed through a populous city

    Soloist: Heather Harper, John Shirley-Quirk

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky The Rite Of Spring

    Orchestra: Orchestre De La Suisse Romande

  • Image for Hector Berlioz

    Hector Berlioz Beatrice and Benedict

    Soloist: Helen Watts, April Cantelo Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Colin Davis

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Zadok the Priest

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

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