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Leonard Henry

Leonard Henry

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Mon 07 Jul 1969

Comedian

Roy Plomley's castaway is comedian Leonard Henry.

Choices

George Frideric Handel

1.

George Frideric Handel

Amen Chorus (from Messiah)

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir Conductor: Malcolm Sargent

Others who chose this artist

Rawicz and Landauer

2.

Rawicz and Landauer

The Spinning Wheel

Fritz Kreisler

5.

Fritz Kreisler

Polichinelle Serenade

Others who chose this artist

Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov

6.

Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov

Scheherazade

Soloist: Erich Gruenberg Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Igor Markevitch

Others who chose this artist

Frederick Delius

7.

Castaway's favourite

Frederick Delius

On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

Others who chose this artist

Mario Lanza

8.

Mario Lanza

Look for the Silver Lining

Others who chose this artist

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