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Josephine Barstow

Josephine Barstow

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 13 Oct 1979

Musician, Soprano

Roy Plomley's castaway is soprano Josephine Barstow.

Choices

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

1.

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

Kubla Khan

Artist: John Neville

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Giuseppe Verdi

2.

Giuseppe Verdi

Sanctus (from Requiem Mass)

Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Carlo Maria Guilini

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Christoph Willibald Gluck

3.

Christoph Willibald Gluck

Dance of the Blessed Spirits (from Orpheus and Euridice)

Choir: Virtuosi De Roma

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Ludwig van Beethoven

4.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Gott! Welch Dunkel hier! (from Fidelio)

Soloist: Jon Vickers Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

5.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Soave sia il vento (from Cosi fan tutte)

Soloist: Frederica Von Stade, Jules Bastin Orchestra: Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Lombard

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Edward Elgar

6.

Edward Elgar

Cello Concerto in E Minor

Soloist: Jacqueline Du Pre Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: John Barbirolli

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Leos Janacek

7.

Leos Janacek

Katya Kabanova

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

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Ludwig van Beethoven

8.

Castaway's favourite

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 9 in D minor 'Choral'

Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Book

Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy

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Book

Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy

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Book

The Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy

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Luxury item

Michelangelo's David

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Occupations

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