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Richard Buckle

Richard Buckle

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 15 Sep 1979

Writer, Critic

Roy Plomley's castaway is writer and critic Richard Buckle.

Choices

Franz Liszt

1.

Franz Liszt

Oh! quand je dors

Soloist: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Jorg Demus

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Richard Wagner

2.

Richard Wagner

Götterdämmerung

Soloist: Alberto Remedios Orchestra: English National Opera Orchestra Conductor: Reginald Goodall

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

3.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Soave sia il vento (from Cosi fan tutte)

Soloist: Sena Jurinac, Blanche Thebom, Mario Borriello Orchestra: Glyndebourne Festival Orchestra Conductor: Fritz Busch

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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.

Castaway's favourite

Franz Schubert

Piano Quintet in A major 'Trout'

Soloist: Alfred Brendel Orchestra: Cleveland Quartet

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Johann Sebastian Bach

6.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantata No. 147: Herz und mund und Tat und Leben

Choir: King's College Chapel Choir Orchestra: Academy of St Martin in the Fields Conductor: David Willcocks

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Domenico Scarlatti

7.

Domenico Scarlatti

Harpsichord Sonata in F major

Soloist: Wanda Landowska

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Igor Stravinsky

8.

Igor Stravinsky

Les Noces

Orchestra: Paris Orchestra and Chorus Conductor: Boulez

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Book

Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy

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Luxury item

Paper and pencils

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Occupations

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