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Sir William Coldstream

Duration:
35 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 20 December 1965

Roy Plomley's castaway is painter Sir William Coldstream.

Favourite track: Quintet in A Major for Clarinet and String by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Book: Encyclopaedia
Luxury: Paper and pencils

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Claude Debussy

    Claude Debussy Prélude à l'après midi d'un faune

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Pierre Monteux

  • Image for Layton & Johnstone

    Layton & Johnstone Bye Bye Blackbird

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky Ragtime (from The Soldier's Tale)

    Orchestra: Instrumental Ensemble Conductor: Igor Stravinsky

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Clarinet Quintet in A major

    Soloist: Gervase de Peyer Orchestra: Melos Ensemble

  • Image for Ethel Merman

    Ethel Merman You're the Top

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Io vengo a domandar (from Don Carlos)

    Soloist: Eileen Farrell, Richard Tucker Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Fausto Cleva

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Là ci darem la mano (from Don Giovanni)

    Soloist: Hilde Gueden, Cesare Siepi Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Josef Krips

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Les Sylphides

    Orchestra: Paris Conservatoire Orchestra Conductor: Peter Maag

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest
Sir William Coldstream

Broadcasts

  • Mon 20 Dec 1965 13:10 Home Service

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