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Sir Alan King-Hamilton

Sir Alan King-Hamilton

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 14 May 1983

Retired Old Bailey judge

Roy Plomley's castaway is retired Old Bailey Judge Sir Alan King-Hamilton.

Choices

Gilbert & Sullivan

1.

Gilbert & Sullivan

The Yeoman of the Guard Act 1 (finale)

Choir: D'Oyly Carte Opera Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Sir Malcolm Sargent

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Edvard Grieg

2.

Edvard Grieg

Piano Concerto in A Minor

Composer: Edvard Grieg

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Giacomo Puccini

3.

Giacomo Puccini

Un bel di vedremo (One fine day) (from Madama Butterfly)

Composer: Giacomo Puccini

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Charles-Marie Widor

4.

Charles-Marie Widor

Organ Symphony No. 5 in F minor

Composer: Charles-Marie Widor

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Julie Andrews

5.

Julie Andrews

The Lonely Goatherd

Performer: Julie Andrews

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Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

6.

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor

Composer: Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

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Pietro Mascagni

7.

Pietro Mascagni

Intermezzo (from Cavalleria rusticana)

Composer: Pietro Mascagni

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Ludwig van Beethoven

8.

Castaway's favourite

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 5 In C Minor

Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven

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Book

Barclays World of Cricket by Jim Swanton

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Luxury item

Television set

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Occupations

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