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Lord Armstrong

Lord Armstrong

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sun 24 Jul 1988

Politician, Civil servant

Sue Lawley's castaway is former Cabinet Secretary Lord Armstrong.

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Johann Sebastian Bach

1.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Mass In B Minor

Choir: English Baroque Soloists Orchestra: The Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner

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Gabriel Fauré

2.

Gabriel Fauré

Nell

Soloist: Gerald Moore, Maggie Teyte

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William Byrd

3.

William Byrd

Mass for five voices

Soloist: Simon Preston Choir: The Choir Of Christchurch Cathedral

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Ralph Vaughan Williams

4.

Ralph Vaughan Williams

Serenade To Music

Orchestra: The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Sir Adrain Boult

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Richard Wagner

5.

Richard Wagner

Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Rudolph Kempe

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Giuseppe Verdi

6.

Giuseppe Verdi

Falstaff

Soloist: Mirella Freni, Alfredo Kraus Orchestra: RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra and Chorus Conductor: George Solti

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Felix Mendelssohn

7.

Castaway's favourite

Felix Mendelssohn

Piano Trio In D Minor

Orchestra: The Beaux Arts Trio

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

The Marriage Of Figaro

Soloist: Mirella Freni/Jessye Norman/Wladimiro Ganzarolli/Ingvar Wixell Orchestra: The BBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Sir Colin Davis

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Book

The collected works by Jane Austen

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Luxury item

Music manuscript paper, pencil, rubber

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