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Earl of Harewood

Duration:
35 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 25 December 1965

Roy Plomley's castaway is writer and musician Earl of Harewood.

Favourite track: Quintet in C Major (Opus 163 D 956) by Franz Schubert
Book: Encyclopaedia
Luxury: Typewriter

Music Played

8 items
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    Henry Purcell When I am laid in earth (Dido's Lament) (from Dido and Aeneas)

    Soloist: Janet Baker Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Serenade No. 10 in B flat major for 13 Wind Instruments

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  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Ella giammai m'amò (from Don Carlos)

    Soloist: Boris Christoff Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Jerzy Semkov

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert String Quintet in C major

    Soloist: Isaac Stern, Alexander Schneider et al

  • Image for Leos Janacek

    Leos Janacek The Cunning Little Vixen

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Vaclav Talich

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky Symphony in Three Movements

    Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Igor Stravinsky

  • Image for Arnold Schoenberg

    Arnold Schoenberg Nun sag ich dir zum ersten mal (from Gurrelieder)

    Soloist: Inge Borkh Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Conductor: Rafael Kubelik

  • Image for Benjamin Britten

    Benjamin Britten Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings

    Soloist: Peter Pears, Barry Tuckwell Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Benjamin Britten

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Sat 25 Dec 1965 13:10 Home Service

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