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Imogen Holst

Imogen Holst

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 28 Oct 1972

Conductor, Musicologist

Roy Plomley's castaway is conductor and musicologist Imogen Holst.

Choices

Henry Purcell

1.

Castaway's favourite

Henry Purcell

Rondo

Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra

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Bells Of St Mary's, Debenham

3.

Bells Of St Mary's, Debenham

Bristol Surprise Major

Wilbye Consort

5.

Wilbye Consort

Sweet Honeysucking Bees

Gustav Holst

6.

Gustav Holst

Saturn (from The Planets)

Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra

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Benjamin Britten

7.

Benjamin Britten

The Autumn Wind (from Songs from the Chinese)

Soloist: Peter Pears, Julian Bream

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Johann Sebastian Bach

8.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major

Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra

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Book

Reverend Francis Kilvert, Diary 1870-1879 by Rev Francis Kilvert

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Luxury item

Spy-glass

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