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Mirella Freni

Mirella Freni

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 11 Jun 1977

Opera singer - soprano

Roy Plomley's castaway is soprano Mirella Freni.

Choices

Ludwig van Beethoven

1.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 7 In A Major

Orchestra: New York Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

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Gaetano Donizetti

2.

Gaetano Donizetti

Anna Bolena

Soloist: Maria Callas Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Nicola Rescigno

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Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky

4.

Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky

Death of Boris (from Boris Godunov)

Choir: Vienna State Opera Chorus Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Richard Strauss

5.

Castaway's favourite

Richard Strauss

Im Abendrot (from Four Last Songs)

Soloist: Elisabeth Schwartzkopf Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra Conductor: George Szell

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Tchaikovsky

6.

Tchaikovsky

Piano Concerto No. 1 in B Flat Minor

Soloist: Alexis Weissenberg Orchestra: Paris Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Giacomo Puccini

8.

Giacomo Puccini

Un bel di vedremo (One fine day) (from Madama Butterfly)

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Book

Gone With The Wind (in Italian) by Margaret Mitchell

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Luxury item

Painting materials

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Occupations

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