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Richard Ayoade; Mark Gatiss; Audrey Tautou and Romain Duris

Winston Graham

Winston Graham

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 26 Nov 1977

Poldark novelist

Roy Plomley's castaway is writer Winston Graham.

Choices

Franz Schubert

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Franz Schubert

Impromptu in A flat major, D935 No. 2

Soloist: Alfred Brendel

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Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

2.

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor

Soloist: Benno Moiseiwitsch Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Hugo Rignold

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Ludwig van Beethoven

3.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor

Soloist: Artur Rubinstein Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra Cnductor: Leinsdorf

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Gerard Hoffnung

4.

Gerard Hoffnung

Speech At The Oxford Union

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Trio Los Paraguayos

5.

Trio Los Paraguayos

Recurdos De Ypacarai

Jimmie Rodgers

6.

Jimmie Rodgers

Kisses Sweeter Than Wine

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Antonio Vivaldi

7.

Castaway's favourite

Antonio Vivaldi

The Four Seasons

Soloist: Pinchas Zukerman Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra

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Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov

8.

Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov

The Nightingale and the Rose, Op. 2/2

Soloist: Rita Streich Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Gaebel

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Book

Book of Quotations by William Gurney Benham

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Luxury item

Exercise books and ballpoint pens

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Occupations

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