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Ralph Wightman

Ralph Wightman

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Mon 15 Apr 1957

Broadcaster, Countryside expert

Roy Plomley's castaway is countryside expert Ralph Wightman.

Choices

Ralph Vaughan Williams

1.

Ralph Vaughan Williams

Linden Lea

Soloist: George Hancock, Gerald Moore

Others who chose this artist

Felix Mendelssohn

2.

Felix Mendelssohn

O, for the wings of a dove (from Hear My Prayer)

Soloist: Ernest Lough, G. Thalben-Ball Choir: Choir of Temple Church, London

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Johann Strauss II

4.

Johann Strauss II

Johann Strauss II - Blue Danube Waltz

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Clemens Krauss

Others who chose this artist

Robert Irwin and Chorus

5.

Robert Irwin and Chorus

The One-Eyed Riley

Edward Elgar

6.

Edward Elgar

Pomp & Circumstance March No. 1 in D major 'Land of Hope and Glory'

Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Malcolm Sargent

Others who chose this artist

Sir Hubert Parry

8.

Sir Hubert Parry

Jerusalem

Choir: Ilford Girls' Choir

Others who chose this artist

Luxury item

Pipecleaners

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