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Anthony Asquith

Duration:
35 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 05 May 1955

Roy Plomley's castaway is director Anthony Asquith.

Luxury: Seaside pier with slot machines etc

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi Piangea cantando (Willow song) (from Otello)

    Soloist: Nellie Melba

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

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

    Soloist: Wilhelm Kempff

  • Image for Violet Loraine & George Robey

    Violet Loraine & George Robey If You Were the Only Girl in the World

  • Image for Claudio Monteverdi

    Claudio Monteverdi Lamento della ninfa

    Soloist: Marie-Blanch De Polignac

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach

    Johann Sebastian Bach Mass in B minor - Sanctus

    Orchestra: Orchestra of the Society of the Friends of Music and Chorus

  • Image for Johann Strauss II

    Johann Strauss II Johann Strauss II - Brüderlein und Schwesterlein (from Die Fledermaus)

    Soloist: Julius Patzak

  • Image for Reg Grant

    Reg Grant Knock'd Em In The Old Kent Road

  • Image for Franz Schubert

    Franz Schubert String Quintet in C major

    Soloist: William Pleeth

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Thu 5 May 1955 18:30 Home Service

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