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Andor Foldes

Andor Foldes

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Mon 14 Dec 1959

Pianist

Roy Plomley's castaway is pianist Andor Foldes.

Choices

Ludwig van Beethoven

1.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 7 in A major

Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Otto Klemperer

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

2.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Non so più cosa son (from The Marriage of Figaro)

Soloist: Louise Helletsgruber Orchestra: Glyndebourne Festival Opera Orchestra

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Franz Schubert

3.

Franz Schubert

String Quartet No. 13 in A minor

Orchestra: Budapest String Quartet

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Tchaikovsky

4.

Tchaikovsky

Symphony No. 4 In F Minor

Orchestra: Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Kurt Sanderling

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Benjamin Britten

5.

Benjamin Britten

Peter Grimes Prologue

Soloist: Owen Brannigan, Peter Pears Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Conductor: Benjamin Britten

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Johann Sebastian Bach

6.

Johann Sebastian Bach

St Matthew Passion - Erbarme dich

Soloist: Herta Töpper Orchestra: Bach Orchestra, Munich

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Béla Bartók

7.

Béla Bartók

Béla Bartók - Duke Bluebeard's Castle

Soloist: Mihaly Szekely, Klara Palankay Orchestra: Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: János Ferencsik

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Johannes Brahms

8.

Johannes Brahms

Symphony No 1 in C Minor

Orchestra: NBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

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Book

Anthology of English Verse by Edith Sitwell

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Luxury item

The Durer

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Occupations

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