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Tue 9 Aug 1955 13:10 Home Service

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Michael Ayrton

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 09 August 1955

Roy Plomley's castaway is artist and writer Michael Ayrton.

Luxury: The Moscopherus an ancient Greek sculpture

Music Played

7 items
  • Image for Hector Berlioz

    Hector Berlioz Dido's garden by the sea (from The Trojans)

    Orchestra: Paris Conservatoire Orchestra

  • Image for New York Bach Ensemble

    New York Bach Ensemble Sonata: Pian'e Forte

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Dalla sua pace (from Don Giovanni)

    Soloist: Koloman Van Pataky Choir: Glyndebourne Festival Opera Company

  • Image for Christoph Willibald Gluck

    Christoph Willibald Gluck Dance of the Blessed Spirits (from Orpheus and Euridice)

    Orchestra: NBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

  • Image for Orchestre Et La Chorale Emile Ponselle

    Orchestre Et La Chorale Emile Ponselle Requiem

  • Image for Vincenzo Bellini

    Vincenzo Bellini Casta diva (from Norma)

    Soloist: Rosa Ponselle Choir: Metropolitan Opera House Chorus

  • Image for Henry Purcell

    Henry Purcell Hail! great parent (from The Fairy Queen)

    Orchestra: Cambridge Festival Orchestra

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest
Michael Ayrton

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  • Tue 9 Aug 1955 13:10 Home Service

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