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Rt Rev. And Rt Hon. Gerald Ellison

Rt Rev. And Rt Hon. Gerald Ellison

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 11 Mar 1978

Bishop of London

Roy Plomley's castaway is Bishop of London Gerald Ellison.

Choices

Edward Elgar

1.

Castaway's favourite

Edward Elgar

Symphony No. 1 in A flat major

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Adrian Boult

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George Frideric Handel

2.

George Frideric Handel

Harpsichord Suite No. 5 in E major

Soloist: Wanda Landowska

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Gilbert & Sullivan

3.

Gilbert & Sullivan

Patience Act 1 (finale)

Orchestra: D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus and Orchestra

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Richard Strauss

5.

Richard Strauss

Zueignung, Op. 10/1

Soloist: Gerard Souzay, Dalton Baldwin

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Léon Boëllmann

6.

Léon Boëllmann

Variations For Cello and Orchestra

Soloist: Anthony Pini Orchestra: Royal Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Batten

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Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

7.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Tatiana's Letter Scene (from Eugene Onegin)

Soloist: Galina Vishnevskaya Orchestra: Bolshoi Opera Orchestra Conductor: Rostropovich

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Giuseppe Verdi

8.

Giuseppe Verdi

Agnus Dei (from Requiem Mass)

Soloist: Vienna Singverein Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Book

Music Criticisms 1888-89 by George Bernard Shaw

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Luxury item

Trombone

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