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Fri 27 Feb 1953 18:20 Home Service

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Sheila Sim

Duration:
40 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 27 February 1953

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Sheila Sim.

Luxury: Clock

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Léo Delibes

    Léo Delibes Coppélia

    Orchestra: Paris Conservatoire Orchestra

  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini Ah! Guai a chi la tocca (from Manon Lescaut)

    Soloist: Mario del Monaco Orchestra: Santa Cecilia Orchestra

  • Image for Tennessee Ernie Ford

    Tennessee Ernie Ford Milk 'em in the Morning Blues

  • Image for Patricia Neway

    Patricia Neway The Consul - (Act 2, Final Aria)

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Violin Concerto in D major

    Soloist: Yehudi Menuhin Orchestra: Lucerne Festival Orchestra

  • Image for Fats Waller and His Rhythm

    Fats Waller and His Rhythm When Somebody Thinks You're Wonderful

  • Image for Edith Evans & John Gielgud

    Edith Evans & John Gielgud Lady Bracknell Interviews John Worthing (from The Importance Of Being Earnest)

  • Image for Richard Strauss

    Richard Strauss Don Juan

    Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Serge Koussevitzky

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest
Sheila Sim

Broadcasts

  • Fri 27 Feb 1953 18:20 Home Service

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