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Sir Alec Guinness

Sir Alec Guinness

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 24 Dec 1977

Oscar winning actor

Roy Plomley's castaway is actor Sir Alec Guinness.

Choices

Francis Poulenc

2.

Francis Poulenc

Organ Concerto in G minor

Soloist: Maurice Durufle Orchestra: French National Radio Orchestra Conductor: Georges Pretre

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Joseph Haydn

4.

Joseph Haydn

Symphony No. 85 in B flat major 'La reine'

Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Georg Solti

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Gustav Mahler

5.

Gustav Mahler

Symphony No. 5 In C Sharp Minor

Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Georg Solti

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Erik Satie

6.

Erik Satie

Trois morceaux en forme de poire

Soloist: Aldo Ciccolini

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Ludwig van Beethoven

7.

Castaway's favourite

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111

Soloist: Daniel Barenboim

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Monks of the Abbey of St Pierre de Solesmes

8.

Monks of the Abbey of St Pierre de Solesmes

Te Lucis Ante Terminum

Book

The Oxford Book of English Verse by Arthur Quiller-Couch

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Luxury item

Leather wallet containing photos of family & dog

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Mon 27 Jun 1960

Oscar winning actor

Roy Plomley's castaway is actor Sir Alec Guinness.

Choices

Monks of the Abbey of St Pierre de Solesmes

1.

Monks of the Abbey of St Pierre de Solesmes

Three Compline Hymns (Georgian Chants)

Gabriel Fauré

2.

Gabriel Fauré

Cello Sonata No. 2 in G minor

Soloist: Monique Fallot, Guy Fallot

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Robert Schumann

3.

Robert Schumann

Piano Concerto in A Minor

Soloist: Dinu Lipatti Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Buddy Rich & Harry

4.

Buddy Rich & Harry "Sweets" Edison

Buddy Rich & Harry "Sweets" Edison - Barney's Bugle

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Joseph Haydn

5.

Joseph Haydn

Symphony No. 94 in G major 'Surprise'

Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Lehmann

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Giuseppe Verdi

7.

Castaway's favourite

Giuseppe Verdi

Agnus Dei (from Requiem Mass)

Soloist: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Oralia Dominguez Orchestra: La Scala Orchestra Conductor: Victor de Sabata

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Book

Paradise Lost by John Milton

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Luxury item

Apricot brandy

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