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Joyce Carey

Joyce Carey

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 08 Sep 1973

British actor

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Joyce Carey.

Choices

Edward Elgar

1.

Castaway's favourite

Edward Elgar

Introduction and Allegro for Strings

Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra

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Frank Sinatra

2.

Frank Sinatra

The Second Time Around

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Felix Mendelssohn

3.

Felix Mendelssohn

A Midsummer Nights Dream Overture

Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Rafael Kubelik

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Richard Addinsell

5.

Richard Addinsell

Invitation Waltz (from Ring Around the Moon)

Orchestra: Semprini and his Orchestra

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Frederick Delius

6.

Frederick Delius

The Walk to the Paradise Garden (from A Village Romeo and Juliet)

Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: John Barbirolli

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Henry Purcell

7.

Henry Purcell

When I am laid in earth (Dido's Lament) (from Dido and Aeneas)

Soloist: Kirsten Flagstad Orchestra: Mermaid Orchestra Conductor: Hugo Rignold

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Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

8.

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor

Soloist: Benno Moiseiwitsch Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra

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Book

The Oxford Book of English Verse by

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Luxury item

Box of oddments from her dressing table

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