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Sir Robert Helpmann

Sir Robert Helpmann

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 23 Dec 1978

Dancer, Actor, Choreographer

Roy Plomley's castaway is dancer Sir Robert Helpmann.

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Jean Sibelius

1.

Jean Sibelius

Symphony No. 1 in E Minor

Orchestra: New York Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

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Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

4.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor

Soloist: Vladimir Ashkenazy Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Lorin Maazel

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Victoria de los Ángeles

5.

Castaway's favourite

Victoria de los Ángeles

Bailero

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Glen Campbell

6.

Glen Campbell

By The Time I Get To Phoenix

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Bette Midler

7.

Bette Midler

Say Goodbye To Hollywood

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Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

8.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Hamlet Overture

Orchestra: USSR Symphony Orchestra

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9.

Book

Volume on boat building for beginners by

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Luxury item

Toothbrush and toothpaste

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Fri 19 Jun 1953

Dancer, Choreogapher

Roy Plomley's castaway is dancer and choreographer Sir Robert Helpmann.

Choices

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

1.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Sleeping Beauty

Orchestra: Royal Opera House Orchestra, Convent Garden

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Giacomo Puccini

3.

Giacomo Puccini

Io t'ho ghermita (from Madama Butterfly)

Soloist: Beniamino Gigli, Toti Dal Monte

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Jean Sibelius

5.

Jean Sibelius

The Bard

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

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Giuseppe Verdi

6.

Giuseppe Verdi

La Forza Del Destino

Soloist: Maria Caniglia

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Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

8.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Hamlet Overture

Orchestra: Hallé Orchestra

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9.

Luxury item

Box of paints

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