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Ruskin Spear RA

Ruskin Spear RA

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 28 Jul 1973

Artist, Painter

Roy Plomley's castaway is painter Ruskin Spear RA.

Choices

Alexandrov Song & Dance Ensemble

1.

Alexandrov Song & Dance Ensemble

Song Of The Plains

Johann Sebastian Bach

2.

Castaway's favourite

Johann Sebastian Bach

Fantasia and Fugue In G minor

Soloist: George Malcolm

Others who chose this artist

Fred Elizalde and his Orchestra

3.

Fred Elizalde and his Orchestra

Sugar

Maurice Ravel

6.

Maurice Ravel

Jeux d'eau

Soloist: Walter Griesling

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Maurice Ravel

7.

Maurice Ravel

String Quartet in F Major

Orchestra: Galimir String Quartet

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Antonin Dvorak

8.

Antonin Dvorak

Symphony No. 9 in E minor 'From the New World'

Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra

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Book

Ends and Means by Aldous Huxley

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Luxury item

Radio receiver

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