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Mon 6 Jul 1959 13:10 Home Service

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Hermione Baddeley

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 06 July 1959

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Hermione Baddeley.

Favourite track: The Marriage Of Figaro - Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Book: The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
Luxury: Painting by Renoir

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart The Marriage of Figaro Overture

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

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  • Image for Johannes Brahms/Lovett-Smith

    Johannes Brahms/Lovett-Smith Cradle Song , Op. 49/4

    Orchestra: Boston Promenade Orchestra Conductor: Kurt Fiedler

  • Image for Ella Fitzgerald

    Ella Fitzgerald I Get a Kick Out of You

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    George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue

    Soloist: Leonard Pennario Orchestra: Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Leonard Slatkin

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    Tchaikovsky Swan Lake

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande Conductor: Ernest Ansermet

  • Image for Mel Tormé

    Mel Tormé The Four Winds and the Seven Seas

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor

    Soloist: Walter Gieseking Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Mon 6 Jul 1959 13:10 Home Service

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