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Glen Byam Shaw

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 29 June 1964

Roy Plomley's castaway is actor and director Glen Byam Shaw.

Favourite track: The Last Post
Book: War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
Luxury: First-aid kit

Music Played

8 items
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  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 9 in D minor 'Choral'

    Soloist: Eileen Farrell, Nan Merriman et al Choir: Robert Shaw Chorale Orchestra: NBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky Anne Truelove's aria (from The Rake's Progress)

    Soloist: Hilde Gueden Orchestra: Metropolian Opera Orchestra and Chorus Conductor: Igor Stravinsky

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    Soloist: Richard Lewis, Leopold Simoneau, Sena Jurinac Orchestra: Glyndebourne Festival Orchestra Conductor: John Pritchard

  • Image for Remembrance Festival at the Royal Albert Hall 1928

    Remembrance Festival at the Royal Albert Hall 1928 The Last Post

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Mon 29 Jun 1964 13:40 Home Service

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