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Arthur Askey

Arthur Askey

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 20 Dec 1980

Comedian, Music hall

Roy Plomley's castaway is comedian Arthur Askey.

Choices

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

1.

Castaway's favourite

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture

Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Andre Previn

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Unknown

6.

Unknown

Mixture Of Pop Music He Would Be Glad To Leave Behind

Edvard Grieg

7.

Edvard Grieg

Last Spring (from Two Elegiac Melodies, Op. 34)

Orchestra: Northern Sinfonia Conductor: Yan Pascal Tortelier

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Book

Guinness Book of Records by

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Mon 23 Dec 1968

Comedian

Roy Plomley's castaway is comedian Arthur Askey.

Choices

Edvard Grieg

1.

Edvard Grieg

Morning (from Peer Gynt Suite No. 1)

Orchestra: Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Odd Gruner-Hegge

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Julie Andrews & Philippa Bevans

2.

Julie Andrews & Philippa Bevans

I Could Have Danced All Night

Alexander Borodin

3.

Alexander Borodin

Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor)

Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra

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Arthur Askey & Richard Murdoch

4.

Arthur Askey & Richard Murdoch

The Proposal

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

5.

Castaway's favourite

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture

Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

7.

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor

Soloist: Sergei Rachmaninov Orchestra: Philadelphia Orchestra Conductor: Leopold Stokowski

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Val Doonican

8.

Val Doonican

If the Whole World Stopped Lovin'

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Book

Golf instruction book by

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Luxury item

Golf clubs and balls

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Thu 21 Apr 1955

Comedian

Roy Plomley's castaway is comedian Arthur Askey.

Choices

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

1.

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor

Soloist: Cyril Smith Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

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Johann Sebastian Strauss

3.

Johann Sebastian Strauss

Johann Strauss II - Blue Danube Waltz

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Richard Tauber

4.

Richard Tauber

Once There Lived A Lady Fair

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Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

5.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Edvard Grieg

7.

Edvard Grieg

Wedding day at Troldhaugen (from Lyric Pieces Book 8, Op. 65)

Soloist: Walter Gieseking

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Alexander Borodin

8.

Alexander Borodin

Polovtsian Dances (from Prince Igor)

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Thu 02 Apr 1942

Comedian

Roy Plomley's castaway is comedian Arthur Askey.

Choices

Victor Olof Sextet

2.

Victor Olof Sextet

To a Wild Rose

Franz Peter Schubert

4.

Franz Peter Schubert

Ständchen (from Schwanengesang)

Soloist: Webster Booth

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Felix Mendelssohn

5.

Felix Mendelssohn

Song without Words in C major, Op. 67/4 'Spinnerlied'

Soloist: Sergei Rachmaninov

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Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

7.

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

String Quartet No 1 in D major - Andante Cantabile

Orchestra: Budapest String Quartet

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