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Dame Gladys Cooper

Dame Gladys Cooper

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 23 Dec 1967

British actor

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Dame Gladys Cooper.

Choices

Frederick Delius

1.

Castaway's favourite

Frederick Delius

On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

Composer: Frederick Delius

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Pat Boone

2.

Pat Boone

Thee I Love

Performer: Pat Boone

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Jean Sibelius

3.

Jean Sibelius

Finlandia

Composer: Jean Sibelius

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Rex Harrison

4.

Rex Harrison

I've Grown Accustomed to her Face

Performer: Rex Harrison

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Eric Coates

5.

Eric Coates

Elizabeth of Glamis (from The Three Elizabeths)

Performer: Eric Coates

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Richard Wagner

6.

Richard Wagner

Love Duet (from Tristan und Isolde)

Soloist: Kirsten Flagstad, Lauritz Melchior Orchestra: San Francisco Opera Orchestra

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Ludwig van Beethoven

7.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 5 in C minor

Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven

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The Roger Wagner Chorale

8.

The Roger Wagner Chorale

The Lord's Prayer

Performer: The Roger Wagner Chorale

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Book

Anthology of poetry by

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Luxury item

Tape recorder

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Tue 22 Jul 1952

British actor

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Dame Gladys Cooper.

Choices

Claude Debussy

1.

Claude Debussy

Prélude à l'après midi d'un faune

Composer: Claude Debussy

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Aram Khachaturian

2.

Aram Khachaturian

Sabre Dance (from Gayaneh)

Composer: Aram Khachaturian

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Maurice Ravel

3.

Maurice Ravel

La Valse

Composer: Maurice Ravel

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NBC Symphony Orchestra

4.

NBC Symphony Orchestra

On The Trail

Performer: NBC Symphony Orchestra

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Cyril Blake Calypso Band

6.

Cyril Blake Calypso Band

Man Smart and Woman Smarter

Performer: Cyril Blake Calypso Band

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

7.

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor

Composer: Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

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John McCormack & Edwin Schneider

8.

John McCormack & Edwin Schneider

Love's Old Sweet Song

Performer: John McCormack & Edwin Schneider

Luxury item

Complete works of Shakespeare

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