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The Once and Future King - Episode 2

Julian Critchley

Julian Critchley

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First broadcast: Sun 12 Apr 1987

Politician - Conservative, Journalist, Writer

Julian Critchley is the Conservative MP for Aldershot and he's also a journalist and writer. In conversation with Michael Parkinson he talks about his dual career and about his recreations, which include reading military history and looking at churches.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

Choices

Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev

1.

Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev

Dance of the Knights (from Romeo and Juliet)

Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Sir George Solti

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Yves Montand

2.

Yves Montand

Les Feuilles Mortes (Autumn Leaves)

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Edward Elgar

4.

Edward Elgar

Symphony No. 1 in A flat major - 4th movement

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Sir Adrian Boult

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

5.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Concerto for Flute & Harp in C Major

Soloist: James Galway

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Johannes Brahms

6.

Johannes Brahms

Symphony No. 2 in D major - 1st movement

Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra Conductor: Lorin Maazel

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Nat King Cole

7.

Nat King Cole

Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)

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Walter Huston

8.

Castaway's favourite

Walter Huston

September Song

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9.

10.

Book

An Omelette and a Glass of Wine by Elizabeth David

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Luxury item

Case of wine

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