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The Ethnography Award 'Short List'

Presented byKirsty Young

Desert Island Discs Presenter Kirsty Young

Peter Wilson

Peter Wilson

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Mon 26 Sep 1966

Auctioneer

Roy Plomley's castaway is auctioneer Peter Wilson.

Choices

Maurice Ravel

1.

Maurice Ravel

Introduction and Allegro

Soloist: Osian Ellis Orchestra: Melos Ensemble

Others who chose this artist

Robert Schumann

2.

Robert Schumann

Piano Concerto in A Minor

Soloist: Annie Fischer Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Otto Klemperer

Others who chose this artist

George Gershwin

3.

George Gershwin

Rhapsody in Blue

Soloist: Leonard Bernstein Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra

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Édith Piaf

4.

Édith Piaf

Non, je ne regrette rien

Others who chose this artist

Ludwig van Beethoven

5.

Castaway's favourite

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor'

Soloist: Artur Rubinstein Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf

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Gustav Mahler

6.

Gustav Mahler

Symphony No. 1 in D major

Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Georg Solti

Others who chose this artist

Ludwig van Beethoven

7.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Mir ist so wunderbar (from Fidelio)

Soloist: Ingeborg Hallstein, Christa Ludwig et al Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Otto Klemperer

Others who chose this artist

Ottorino Respighi

8.

Ottorino Respighi

La Boutique Fantasque

Orchestra: Boston Pops Orchestra Conductor: Arthur Fiedler

Others who chose this artist

Book

His favourite novels by E.M Forster

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

Bertholdo's Apollo

Others who chose a similar luxury

Occupations

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