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Series 4 - 54. Jasper Fforde

Presented byKirsty Young

Desert Island Discs Presenter Kirsty Young

June Mendoza

June Mendoza

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 08 Sep 1979

Portrait painter

Roy Plomley's castaway is portrait painter June Mendoza.

Choices

Nicolò Paganini

1.

Nicolò Paganini

Violin Concerto No. 1 in E flat major/D major

Soloist: Itzhak Perlman Orchestra: Royal Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Foster

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Maurice Ravel

2.

Maurice Ravel

Piano Concerto in G major

Soloist: Julius Katchen Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Istvan Kertesz

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Johann Sebastian Bach

3.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Suite for Solo Cello No. 3 in C major

Soloist: Pablo Casals

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Hector Berlioz

4.

Hector Berlioz

Lacrymosa (from Requiem)

Choir: Wandsworth School Boy's Choir Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Colin Davis

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Franz Schubert

5.

Franz Schubert

Piano Quintet in A major 'Trout'

Soloist: Clifford Curzon

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Boris Blacher

6.

Boris Blacher

Orchestral Variations On A Theme Of Paganini

Orchestra: Radio Symphony Orchestra Of Berlin

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Benjamin Britten

8.

Castaway's favourite

Benjamin Britten

Spring Symphony

Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra

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Book

The Penguin Chronology of the Modern World by Neville Williams

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Luxury item

Canvases, brushes and paint

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