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On Now : My First Planet
Series 2 - 3. They Came To Test Our Brains!

Joyce Grenfell

Joyce Grenfell

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 22 May 1971

Actor, Comedian

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress and comedian Joyce Grenfell.

Choices

George Frideric Handel

2.

George Frideric Handel

Ah! crudel nel pianto mio (from No se emenderà jamàs)

Soloist: Janet Baker Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

3.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor

Soloist: Solomon Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert Menges

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Mary O'Hara

4.

Mary O'Hara

She Moved Through The Fair

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Johann Sebastian Bach

5.

Johann Sebastian Bach

French Suite No. 5 In G major

Soloist: Myra Hess

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

6.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Rondo In A Minor

Soloist: Vladimir Ashkenazy

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Frank Sinatra

7.

Frank Sinatra

You Make Me Feel So Young

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Johann Sebastian Bach

8.

Castaway's favourite

Johann Sebastian Bach

Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat major

Orchestra: English Chamber Players

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Book

Science and Health, with a Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy

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Luxury item

Writing materials

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Wed 08 Aug 1951

Actor, Comedian, Singer-songwriter

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress and comedian Joyce Grenfell.

Choices

Johann Sebastian Bach

1.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Toccata in G major

Soloist: Myra Hess

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Antonin Dvorak

2.

Antonin Dvorak

Cello Concerto in B minor

Soloist: Pablo Casals Orchestra: Cleveland Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: George Szell

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Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

3.

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

Vocalise

Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Serge Koussevitzky

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Enrique Granados

5.

Enrique Granados

El mirar de la Maja (from Tonadillas)

Soloist: Victoria De Los Angeles, Gerald Moore

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Johann Sebastian Bach

6.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Musical Offering - Ricercar a 6

Orchestra: Kammerochester Conductor: Edwin Fischer

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Oscar Straus

7.

Oscar Straus

Depuis trois ans passés (from Mariette)

Soloist: Yvonne Printemps

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Henry Purcell

8.

Henry Purcell

Nymphs and Shepherds (from The Libertine)

Choir: Manchester Schoolchildren's Choir Orchestra: Hallé Orchestra Conductor: Hamilton Harty

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