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Mon 29 Sep 1958 13:10 Home Service

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Hardy Amies

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 29 September 1958

Roy Plomley's castaway is designer Hardy Amies.

Luxury: Dressing case

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Richard Wagner

    Richard Wagner Richard Wagner - Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Overture

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

  • Image for Claude Debussy

    Claude Debussy Letter Song

    Soloist: Clare Croiza

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Trio No. 7 in B flat major, Op. 97 'Archduke'

    Soloist: Alfred Cortot, Jacques Thibaud, Pablo Casals

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Il mio tesoro (from Don Giovanni)

    Soloist: Richard Tauber

  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini Humming Chorus (from Madama Butterfly)

    Orchestra: Santa Cecilia Orchestra and Chorus, Rome Conductor: Alberto Erede

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major

    Orchestra: Boyd Neel Orchestra

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Ella giammai m'amò (from Don Carlos)

    Soloist: Boris Christoff Orchestra: Rome Opera House Orchestra Conductor: Gabriele Santini

  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Ist ein Traum (Act 3 Duet Finale) from Der Rosenkavalier)

    Soloist: Elisabeth Schumann, Maria Olszewska Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Robert Heger

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest
Hardy Amies

Broadcasts

  • Mon 29 Sep 1958 13:10 Home Service

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