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John Cleese

John Cleese

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sun 05 Jan 1997

Actor, Comedian, Monty Python

Sue Lawley's castaway is comedian and actor John Cleese.

Choices

George Gershwin

1.

George Gershwin

Rhapsody in Blue

Soloist: Michael Tilson Thomas Orchestra: The LA Philharmonic

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John Williams

3.

John Williams

Cavatina (from The Deer Hunter)

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Scott Joplin

4.

Scott Joplin

Maple Leaf Rag

Soloist: Sidney Bechet Orchestra: The New Orleans Feetwarmers

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Richard Wagner

5.

Richard Wagner

Tristan und Isolde Prelude

Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Pietro Mascagni

7.

Castaway's favourite

Pietro Mascagni

Inneggiamo, il Signor (Easter Hymn) (from Cavalleria rusticana)

Soloist: Florenza Cossotto, Maria Gracia-Allegri Orchestra: La Scala

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Louis Armstrong

8.

Louis Armstrong

What a Wonderful World

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9.

10.

Book

Stand By Your Man by Tammy Wynette

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Luxury item

Michael Palin - stuffed

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 17 Jul 1971

Actor, Comedian

Roy Plomley's castaway is actor and comedian John Cleese.

Choices

Edward Elgar

3.

Castaway's favourite

Edward Elgar

Enigma Variations - Nimrod

Orchestra: Royal Albert Hall Orchestra

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B.B. King

4.

B.B. King

Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head

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Alan Price

5.

Alan Price

Simon Smith and his Amazing Dancing Bear

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Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

6.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Lorin Maazel

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9.

10.

Book

Vincent Price's Cookery Book by Vincent Price

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

Life-sized model of Margaret Thatcher and a baseball bat

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