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Richard Baker

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Mon 28 Oct 1968

Broadcaster, Newsreader

Roy Plomley's castaway is newsreader Richard Baker.

Choices

Antonin Dvorak

1.

Antonin Dvorak

Cello Concerto in B Minor

Soloist: Mstislav Rostropovich Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Vaclav Talich

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Frédéric Chopin

2.

Frédéric Chopin

Nocturne in D flat major, Op. 27/2

Soloist: Artur Rubinstein

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William Shakespeare

3.

William Shakespeare

Our revels now are ended (from The Tempest)

Artist: John Geilgud

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Franz Schubert

4.

Franz Schubert

String Quartet No. 14 in D minor 'Death and the Maiden'

Orchestra: Amadeus String Quartet

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Ella Shields

5.

Ella Shields

Burlington Bertie from Bow

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Richard Strauss

6.

Richard Strauss

Mir ist die Ehre widerfahren (from Der Rosenkavalier)

Soloist: Elisabeth Schumann, Maria Olszewska Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Robert Heger

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

7.

Castaway's favourite

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Symphony No. 40 in G minor

Orchestra: New Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini

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Arthur Sullivan/Mackerras

8.

Arthur Sullivan/Mackerras

Pineapple Poll

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Charles Mackerras

Book

Novels by Jane Austen

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