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Sir Malcolm Sargent

Sir Malcolm Sargent

Broadcast

First broadcast: Thu 28 Apr 1955

Conductor

Roy Plomley's castaway is conductor Sir Malcolm Sargent.

Choices

George Frideric Handel

1.

George Frideric Handel

Surely He hath borne our griefs (from Messiah)

Choir: Huddersfield Choral Society Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

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Edward Elgar

2.

Edward Elgar

The Dream of Gerontius - Sanctus fortis

Soloist: Richard Lewis Orchestra: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

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Johann Sebastian Bach

3.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Mass in B minor - Sanctus

Orchestra: Orchestra of the Society of the Friends of Music and Chorus

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Ludwig van Beethoven

4.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 9 in D minor 'Choral'

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

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Erno Dohnanyi

6.

Erno Dohnanyi

Suite in F Sharp minor, Op. 19

Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra

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Edward Elgar

7.

Edward Elgar

Violin Concerto in B minor

Soloist: Yasha Heifitz Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Edward Elgar

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Ludwig van Beethoven

8.

Ludwig van Beethoven

One Of The Concertos Sir Malcolm Sargent

Soloist: Artur Schnabel

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Luxury item

Either an ice-making machine or a hot water bottle depending on the temperature on the island

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