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Thu 9 Apr 1942 21:30 Home Service

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Dame Eva Turner

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 09 April 1942

Roy Plomley's castaway is soprano Dame Eva Turner.

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Richard Wagner - Tristan und Isolde

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwängler

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini

    Soloist: Sergei Rachmaninov, Benno Moiseiwitsch Orchestra: Philadelphia Orchestra Conductor: Leopold Stokowski

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Enigma Variations - Nimrod

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Adrian Boult

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach/Hess

    Johann Sebastian Bach/Hess Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring

    Soloist: Myra Hess

  • Image for Nellie Melba

    Nellie Melba Clair de Lune

  • Image for Emmanuel Chabrier

    Emmanuel Chabrier Alexis Emmanuel Chabrier - España

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

  • Image for Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor

    Soloist: Vladimir Horowitz Orchestra: NBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Grand March (from Aida)

    Orchestra: Boston Promenade Orchestra Conductor: Arthur Fiedler

Credits

Interviewed Guest
Eva Turner

Broadcasts

  • Thu 9 Apr 1942 21:30 Home Service

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