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Tamara Karsavina

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 08 July 1957

Roy Plomley's castaway is prima ballerina Tamara Karsavina.

Luxury: Wooden statue of St Florian

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Serenade No. 13 in G major 'Eine kleine Nachtmusik'

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Otto Klemperer

  • Image for Hector Berlioz

    Hector Berlioz Le spectre de la rose (from Les nuits d'été)

    Soloist: Victoria de les Angeles Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Charles Munch

  • Image for Franz Peter Schubert

    Franz Peter Schubert Piano Quintet in A major 'Trout'

    Orchestra: Vienna Konzerthaus Orchestra

  • Image for Lawrence Winters

    Lawrence Winters I Got Plenty Of Nuttin'

    Porgy & Bess

  • Image for Igor Stravinsky

    Igor Stravinsky The Shrovetide Fair (from Petrushka)

    Orchestra: Orchestre de la Suisse Romande Conductor: Ernest Ansermet

  • Image for Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Christoph Willibald Gluck Che farò senza Euridice (What is Life?) (from Orpheus and Euridice)

    Soloist: Tito Schipa

  • Image for Gustav Holst

    Gustav Holst Jupiter (from The Planets)

    Orchestra: Philharmonic Promenade Orchestra Conductor: Adrian Boult

  • Image for Don Cossack Choir

    Don Cossack Choir Along the St Petersburg Road

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest
Tamara Karsavina

Broadcasts

  • Mon 8 Jul 1957 13:10 Home Service

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