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The Life Scientific - 79. Carol Robinson

Stephen Sondheim

Stephen Sondheim

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sun 31 Dec 2000

Composer, Lyricist

Sue Lawley's castaway is composer Stephen Sondheim.

Choices

George Gershwin

1.

Castaway's favourite

George Gershwin

Oh Bess, oh where's my Bess? (from Porgy and Bess)

Soloist: Willard White, Barbara Conrad Orchestra: Cleveland Orchestra

Others who chose this artist

Stephen Sondheim

2.

Stephen Sondheim

The Ballad of Sweeney Todd

Artist: Original Cast

Others who chose this artist

Johannes Brahms

3.

Johannes Brahms

Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major

Soloist: Alfred Brendel Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra

Others who chose this artist

Stephen Sondheim

4.

Stephen Sondheim

Finishing the Hat

Artist: Mandy Patinkin

Others who chose this artist

Maurice Ravel

5.

Maurice Ravel

Piano Concerto for Left-Hand in D minor

Soloist: Jean Casadesus Orchestra: Orchestra de la Societe

Others who chose this artist

Aaron Copland

6.

Aaron Copland

Interlude (from Music for the Theatre)

Orchestra: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Yeol Levi

Others who chose this artist

Stephen Sondheim

7.

Stephen Sondheim

The Advantages of Floating in the Middle of the Sea

Artist: Mako from the Original Broadway Cast

Others who chose this artist

Igor Stravinsky

8.

Igor Stravinsky

Symphony of Psalms - 3rd movement

Artist: English Bach Festival Choir

Others who chose this artist

Book

The collected works by E B White

Others who chose this author

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 16 Aug 1980

Composer, Lyricist

Roy Plomley's castaway is composer Stephen Sondheim.

Choices

Maurice Ravel

1.

Maurice Ravel

Valses nobles et sentimentales

Orchestra: Orchestre De La Suisse Romande Conductor: Ernest Ansermet

Others who chose this artist

Béla Bartók

2.

Béla Bartók

Concerto For Orchestra

Orchestra: Pittsburg Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Fritz Reiner

Others who chose this artist

Lawrence Winters and Others

3.

Castaway's favourite

Lawrence Winters and Others

Porgy and Bess

Johannes Brahms

4.

Johannes Brahms

Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major

Soloist: Vladimir Horowitz Orchestra: NBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

Others who chose this artist

Isao Sato & Sab Shimono

5.

Isao Sato & Sab Shimono

Poems

Maurice Ravel

6.

Maurice Ravel

Piano Concerto for Left-Hand in D minor

Soloist: Robert Casadesus Orchestra: Philadelphia Orchestra Conductor: Eugene Ormandy

Others who chose this artist

Igor Stravinsky

7.

Igor Stravinsky

Symphony Of Psalms

Choir: English Bach Festival Chorus Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Leonard Bernstein

Others who chose this artist

Len Cariou

8.

Len Cariou

The Ballad Of Sweeney Todd

Others who chose this artist

Book

Collected works by E B White

Others who chose this author

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