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Dervla Murphy

Dervla Murphy

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sun 17 Jan 1993

Writer, Cyclist

Sue Lawley's castaway is cyclist and writer Dervla Murphy.

Choices

Ludwig van Beethoven

1.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Violin Sonata No. 10 in G major, Op. 96

Soloist: Yehudi Menuhin

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Johann Nepomuk Hummel

2.

Johann Nepomuk Hummel

Variations and Rondo on Schöne Minka, Op. 78

Soloist: Paula Hatcher, Charles Forbes, Glenn Jacobson

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Joseph Haydn

3.

Joseph Haydn

String Quartet in D minor, Op. 76/2 'Fifths' - 2nd movement

Orchestra: The Janacek Quartet

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Paindu Gul

4.

Paindu Gul

Babulala

Artist: Alladad, Dambura

Music of the Central Highlands

5.

Music of the Central Highlands

Ethiopian Church Music Volume 1

Claudio Monteverdi

6.

Claudio Monteverdi

Pur ti miro (from The Coronation of Poppea )

Soloist: Magda Laszio, Richard Lewis Orchestra: The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: John Pritchard

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Albi

7.

Albi

A Dance Tune From South West Madagascar

Ludwig van Beethoven

8.

Castaway's favourite

Ludwig van Beethoven

Triple Concerto in C major

Soloist: Eugene Istomin / Leonard Rose / Isaac Stern Orchestra: Philadelphia Orchestra Conductor: Eugene Ormandy

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Book

Diary by Samuel Pepys

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Luxury item

A still (to distill berries, etc. into drink)

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Occupations

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