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Léon Goossens

Duration:
17 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 15 February 1960

Roy Plomley's castaway is oboist Leon Goossens.

Favourite track: I Call on Thee, O Lord (Choral Prelude) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Book: Nautical almanac
Luxury: Camp bed

Music Played

8 items
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    Giacomo Puccini Io de' sospiri (Shepherd boy's song) (from Tosca)

    Orchestra: La Scala Orchestra Conductor: Victor de Sabata

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    Andrés Segovia Nocturno

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    Johann Sebastian Bach Chorale Prelude: Ich ruf' zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ

    Soloist: Helmut Walcha

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    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Oboe Quartet in F major

    Soloist: Léon Goossens et al

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    George Frideric Handel Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (from Solomon)

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Mon 15 Feb 1960 13:10 Home Service

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