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Mon 25 Mar 1963 13:40 Home Service

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Leslie Gilbert Illingworth

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 25 March 1963

Roy Plomley's castaway is political cartoonist Leslie Gilbert Illingworth.

Favourite track: Symphony No 6 in F Major (Opus 68) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Book: Instructions for making a still
Luxury: Painting materials

Music Played

8 items
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  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 6 in F major 'Pastoral'

    Orchestra: Amsterdam Concertgebouw Conductor: Carlos Kleiber

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    Dylan Thomas Polly Garter's Song (from Under Milk Wood)

    Artist: Diana Maddox

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    Wally Fawkes and his Troglodytes Kansas City Man Blues

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    Bedrich Smetana Vltava (The Moldau) (from Má vlast)

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Rafael Kubelik

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    Sveshnikov Chorus Oh You Steppe So Wide

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    Peking Opera Emsemble The Three Scourges

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  • Mon 25 Mar 1963 13:40 Home Service

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