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Wed 28 Feb 1951 18:30 Home Service

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Kay Hammond

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 28 February 1951

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Kay Hammond.

Music Played

8 items
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    Oscar Straus Mariette Act 2 (finale)

    Soloist: Yvonne Printemps, Sacha Guitry

  • Image for Lawrence Tibbett

    Lawrence Tibbett De Glory Road (from Metropolitan)

  • Image for Giacomo Puccini

    Giacomo Puccini Vissi d'arte (from Tosca)

    Soloist: Joan Hammond

  • Image for Tchaikovsky

    Tchaikovsky Swan Lake - Dance of the Swans

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Antal Dorati

  • Image for Alfredo Del-Penho

    Alfredo Del-Penho Cara Sposina

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin

    Frédéric Chopin Frédéric Chopin - Etude in A flat major, Op. 25/1

    Soloist: Alfred Cortot

  • Image for Giuseppe Verdi

    Giuseppe Verdi O terra addio (from Aida)

    Soloist: Maria Caniglia/Beniamino Gigli Orchestra: Rome Opera House Orchestra and Chorus Conductor: Tullio Serafin

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven

    Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 5 In C Minor

    Orchestra: NBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Wed 28 Feb 1951 18:30 Home Service

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