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Sir Thomas Allen

Thomas Allen

Sir Thomas Allen

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sun 03 Jun 2001

Opera singer - baritone

Sue Lawley's castaway is opera singer Sir Thomas Allen.

Choices

Felix Mendelssohn

1.

Felix Mendelssohn

Symphony No. 3 in A minor 'Scottish'

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra

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Gustav Mahler

2.

Gustav Mahler

Symphony No. 2 in C minor 'Resurrection'

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Kluas Tennstedt

Others who chose this artist

Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov

3.

Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov

Bacchanale (from The Seasons)

Orchestra: Scottish National Orchestra Conductor: Neeme Jarvi

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Percy Sledge

4.

Percy Sledge

When A Man Loves A Woman

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Franz Schubert

5.

Franz Schubert

String Quartet No. 14 in D minor 'Death and the Maiden'

Orchestra: Lindsay String Quartet

Others who chose this artist

Richard Wagner

6.

Castaway's favourite

Richard Wagner

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Act 3

Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra & Choir

Others who chose this artist

William Shakespeare

7.

William Shakespeare

That time of year thou mayst in me behold (Sonnet No. 73)

Artist: Sir John Gielgud

Others who chose this artist

Johann Sebastian Bach

8.

Johann Sebastian Bach

St John Passion

Soloist: Peter Pears Orchestra: Gwynne Howell English Chamber Orchestra Conductor: Benjamin Britten

Others who chose this artist

Book

Under the Greenwood Tree by Thomas Hardy

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

Unlimited supply of paper, paints, pencils

Others who chose a similar luxury

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 06 Nov 1982

Opera singer - baritone

Roy Plomley's castaway is baritone Thomas Allen.

Choices

Sir Hubert Parry

1.

Sir Hubert Parry

I Was Glad

Choir: King's College Chapel Choir

Others who chose this artist

Gustav Mahler

2.

Gustav Mahler

Symphony No. 5 In C Sharp Minor

Orchestra: Amserdam Concertgebouw Conductor: Philip Ledger

Others who chose this artist

Edward Elgar

3.

Edward Elgar

The Dream Of Gerontius

Soloist: Helen Watts, Nicolai Gedda, Robert Lloyd Choir: London Philharmonic Orchestra Choir, John Alldis Choir Orchestra: New Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Adrian Boult

Others who chose this artist

Johannes Brahms

4.

Johannes Brahms

Four Serious Songs, Op.121

Soloist: Alexander Kipnis, Gerald Moore

Others who chose this artist

Ludwig van Beethoven

5.

Castaway's favourite

Ludwig van Beethoven

Triple Concerto in C major

Soloist: David Oistrakh, Mstislav Rostropovich, Karl Richter Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

Others who chose this artist

William Shakespeare

6.

William Shakespeare

This day is called the feast of Crispian (from Henry V)

Artist: Laurence Olivier

Others who chose this artist

Frederick Delius

7.

Frederick Delius

The Walk to the Paradise Garden (from A Village Romeo and Juliet)

Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: John Barbirolli

Others who chose this artist

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

8.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Clarinet Concerto in A major

Soloist: Jack Bymer Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

Others who chose this artist

Book

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

Golf clubs and balls

Others who chose a similar luxury

Occupations

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