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George Thalben-Ball

George Thalben-Ball

Broadcast

First broadcast: Mon 26 Oct 1959

Organist

Roy Plomley's castaway is organist George Thalben-Ball.

Choices

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

1.

Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor

Soloist: Cyril Smith Orchestra: City of Birmingham Orchestra Conductor: George Weldon

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Johann Sebastian Bach

2.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Concerto for Two Violins in D minor

Soloist: David & Igor Oistrakh Orchestra: Gewandhaus Orchestra, Leipzig Conductor: Franz Konwitschny

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Felix Mendelssohn

3.

Felix Mendelssohn

I waited for the Lord (from Elijah)

Choir: Choir of Temple Church, London

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Edward Elgar

4.

Edward Elgar

Cello Concerto in E Minor

Soloist: Paul Tortelier Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Malcolm Sargent

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Kai Winding & J.J. Johnson

5.

Kai Winding & J.J. Johnson

Kai Winding & J.J. Johnson - Piece for Two Tromboniums

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Franz Peter Schubert

6.

Franz Peter Schubert

Piano Quintet in A major 'Trout'

Soloist: Clifford Curzon Orchestra: Vienna Octet

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Ralph Vaughan Williams

8.

Castaway's favourite

Ralph Vaughan Williams

Symphony No. 1 'Sea Symphony'

Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir Conductor: Adrian Boult

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9.

10.

Book

Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K Jerome

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Luxury item

White rug

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