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Adele Leigh

Duration:
35 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 11 October 1965

Roy Plomley's castaway is soprano Adele Leigh.

Favourite track: Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye by Ella Fitzgerald
Book: The Second World War by Sir Winston Churchill
Luxury: Make-up table

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Maurice Ravel

    Maurice Ravel Daphnis and Chloe -Daybreak

    Choir: Royal Opera House Chorus, Covent Garden Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Pierre Monteux

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert Impromptu in G flat major, D899 No. 3

    Soloist: Dinu Lipatti

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Ach, ich fühl's (from The Magic Flute)

    Soloist: Tiana Lemnitz Orchestra: Belin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini Nessun dorma! (from Turandot)

    Soloist: Harry Secombe

  • Image for Johann Strauss II

    Johann Strauss II Watch Duet (from Die Fledermaus)

    Soloist: Adele Leigh, Eberhard Wächter Orchestra: Vienna State Opera Orchestra

  • Image for Ella Fitzgerald

    Ella Fitzgerald Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye

  • Image for Franz Liszt

    Franz Liszt La campanella (from Transcendental Studies after Paganini)

    Soloist: Yehudi Menuhin, Hubert Giesen

  • Image for The Beatles

    The Beatles Help!

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Mon 11 Oct 1965 13:10 Home Service

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