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Lord Donoughue

Lord Donoughue

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First broadcast: Sun 31 Jan 1988

Politician - Labour, Businessman

The castaway this week is Lord Donoughue, who, in conversation with Michael Parkinson, traces the course of his career from working-class beginnings, to Oxford, to the world of politics (he was senior advisor to two Labour Prime Ministers) and to merchant banking.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

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Gene Kelly

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Gene Kelly

Our Love Is Here To Stay

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Giacomo Puccini

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Giacomo Puccini

Si, mi chiamano Mimi (from La Bohème)

Soloist: Mirelli Freni, Luciano Pavarotti Orchestra: Berlin Philharmoniker Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Clarinet Concerto in A major

Soloist: Jack Brymer Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Colin David

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Richard Strauss

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Richard Strauss

Morgen, Op. 27/4

Soloist: Jessye Norman Orchestra: Gewandhaus Orchestra, Leipzig Conductor: Kurt Masur

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Johannes Brahms

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Johannes Brahms

Clarinet Quintet In B Minor

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Franz Schubert

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Franz Schubert

String Quintet in C major

Soloist: Norbert Brainin, Siegmund Nissel, etc.

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