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Professor Sir Denis Brogan

Duration:
3 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 21 October 1967

Roy Plomley's castaway is academic and broadcaster Professor Sir Denis Brogan.

Favourite track: The Rite of Spring by Igor Stravinsky
Book: Works by Dante Alighieri
Luxury: Writing materials

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Moira Anderson

    Moira Anderson Ye Banks and Braes

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart In diesen heil'gen Hallen (from The Magic Flute)

    Soloist: Ivar Andresen

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Voi che sapete (from The Marriage of Figaro)

    Soloist: Sena Jurinac Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Otto Klemperer

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 3 in E flat major 'Eroica'

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Otto Klemperer

  • Image for Paris Police Band

    Paris Police Band Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisle

  • Image for George Frideric Handel

    George Frideric Handel Where'er you walk (from Semele)

    Soloist: John McCormack

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky The Rite of Spring

    Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Igor Stravinsky

  • Image for Fred Astaire

    Fred Astaire Night and Day

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest
Professor Sir Denis Brogan

Broadcasts

  • Sat 21 Oct 1967 13:10 Home Service

  • Mon 23 Oct 1967 12:25 Home Service

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