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Rita Hunter

Rita Hunter

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 10 Feb 1973

Opera singer - soprano

Roy Plomley's castaway is soprano Rita Hunter.

Choices

Richard Wagner

1.

Richard Wagner

Lohengrin Act 1 Prelude

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

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Jacques Offenbach

2.

Jacques Offenbach

So gleam with desire (from Tales of Hoffmann)

Soloist: Bruce Dargavel

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Richard Wagner

3.

Richard Wagner

Love Duet

Soloist: Kirsten Flagstad, Ludwig Suthaus Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwängler

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

4.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Deh! vieni, alla finestra (from Don Giovanni)

Soloist: Ezio Pinza Orchestra: New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Conductor: Tullio Serafin

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Richard Wagner

5.

Richard Wagner

Zu neuen Taten, teurer Helde (from Götterdämmerung)

Soloist: Rita Hunter, Alberto Remedios

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Giuseppe Verdi

6.

Castaway's favourite

Giuseppe Verdi

Ingemisco (from Requiem Mass)

Soloist: Beniamino Gigli Orchestra: Rome Opera House Orchestra Conductor: Tullio Serafin

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Richard Wagner

7.

Richard Wagner

Wotan's Farewell (from Die Walküre)

Soloist: George London Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Hans Knappertsbusch

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9.

Book

Anthology of Poetry by

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Luxury item

Oil-painting equipment

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Occupations

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