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Anthony Burgess

Duration:
35 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 28 November 1966

Roy Plomley's castaway is writer Anthony Burgess.

Favourite track: Symphony No 1 in A Flat Major by Edward Elgar
Book: Finnegans Wake by James Joyce
Luxury: Music manuscript paper, pencils and a rubber

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Henry Purcell

    Henry Purcell Rejoice in the Lord alway

    Soloist: Alfred Deller Choir: Deller Consort Orchestra: Oriana Concert Orchestra Conductor: Alfred Deller

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Goldberg variations - Variation No. 13

    Soloist: George Malcolm

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Symphony No. 1 in A flat major

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: John Barbirolli

  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Trial Song (from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg)

    Soloist: Sandor Konya Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Oscar Kraus

  • Image for Claude Debussy

    Claude Debussy Fêtes (from Nocturnes)

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande Conductor: Ernest Ansermet

  • Image for Constant Lambert

    Constant Lambert The Rio Grande

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Constant Lambert

  • Image for Sir William Walton

    Sir William Walton Symphony No. 1 in B flat minor

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: William Walton

  • Image for Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Ralph Vaughan Williams On Wenlock Edge

    Soloist: Alexander Young Orchestra: Sebastian String Quartet

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Mon 28 Nov 1966 13:10 Home Service

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