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Mon 22 Aug 1966 13:10 Home Service

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Bryan Forbes

Duration:
35 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 22 August 1966

Roy Plomley's castaway is filmmaker, writer and actor Bryan Forbes.

Favourite track: Carmina Burana by Carl Orff
Book: Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand
Luxury: Roulette wheel

Music Played

8 items
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    Manuel Diaz Cano Les jeux interdits

  • Image for Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor

    Soloist: Rudolf Serkin Orchestra: Philadelphia Orchestra Conductor: Eugene Ormandy

  • Image for The Goons

    The Goons Tales of Men's Shirts

  • Image for John Barry and His Orchestra

    John Barry and His Orchestra Theme from King Rat

  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini O soave fanciulla (from La Bohème)

    Soloist: Victoria de los Angeles, Jussi Björling Orchestra: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

  • Image for Keith Hamshere

    Keith Hamshere Where is Love?

  • Image for Carl Orff

    Carl Orff Carmina Burana

    Choir: Rutgers University Choir Orchestra: Philadelphia Orchestra Conductor: Eugene Ormandy

  • Image for Nat King Cole

    Nat King Cole When I Fall in Love

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Mon 22 Aug 1966 13:10 Home Service

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