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Mon 26 Nov 1956 13:10 Home Service

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Malcolm Muggeridge

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 26 November 1956

Roy Plomley's castaway is journalist and broadcaster Malcolm Muggeridge.

Luxury: Writing paper and pencils

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 7 In A Major

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Otto Klemperer

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach/Hess

    Johann Sebastian Bach/Hess Jesu, joy of man's desiring (from Cantata No. 147)

    Soloist: Myra Hess

  • Image for Shakespeare/Quilter

    Shakespeare/Quilter O Mistress Mine

    Soloist: Murray Dickie Orchestra: Westminster Light Orchestra Conductor: Bridgewater

  • Image for Alfred Drake & Joan Roberts

    Alfred Drake & Joan Roberts Alfred Drake & Joan Roberts - Oh What A Beautiful Morning

  • Image for King's College Chapel Choir

    King's College Chapel Choir Magnificat: Collegium Regale

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Voi che sapete (from The Marriage of Figaro)

    Soloist: Sena Jurinac Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 'Pathétique'

    Soloist: Solomon

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Missa Solemnis - Benedictus

    Soloist: Maria Stader, Marianna Radev, Anton Dermota Choir: St Hedwig's Cathedral Choir Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Karl Böhm

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest
Malcolm Muggeridge

Broadcasts

  • Mon 26 Nov 1956 13:10 Home Service

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