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Anthony Asquith

Anthony Asquith

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Thu 05 May 1955

Film director

Roy Plomley's castaway is director Anthony Asquith.

Choices

Giuseppe Verdi

1.

Giuseppe Verdi

Piangea cantando (Willow song) (from Otello)

Soloist: Nellie Melba

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Ludwig van Beethoven

2.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13 'Pathétique'

Soloist: Wilhelm Kempff

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Violet Loraine & George Robey

3.

Violet Loraine & George Robey

If You Were the Only Girl in the World

Claudio Monteverdi

4.

Claudio Monteverdi

Lamento della ninfa

Soloist: Marie-Blanch De Polignac

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Johann Sebastian Bach

5.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Mass in B minor - Sanctus

Orchestra: Orchestra of the Society of the Friends of Music and Chorus

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Johann Strauss II

6.

Johann Strauss II

Johann Strauss II - Brüderlein und Schwesterlein (from Die Fledermaus)

Soloist: Julius Patzak

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Reg Grant

7.

Reg Grant

Knock'd Em In The Old Kent Road

Franz Schubert

8.

Franz Schubert

String Quintet in C major

Soloist: William Pleeth

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Luxury item

Seaside pier with slot machines etc

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