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Kirsten Flagstad

Kirsten Flagstad

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Tue 29 Apr 1952

Opera singer - soprano

Roy Plomley's castaway is soprano Kirsten Flagstad.

Choices

Richard Strauss

1.

Richard Strauss

Der Rosenkavalier Waltzes

Orchestra: Dresden State Opera Orchestra Conductor: Karl Böhm

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Felix Mendelssohn

2.

Felix Mendelssohn

A Midsummer Nights Dream Overture

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

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Ludwig van Beethoven

3.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Piano Trio No. 7 in B flat major, Op. 97 'Archduke'

Soloist: Artur Rubinstein

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Giuseppe Verdi

4.

Giuseppe Verdi

Ingemisco (from Requiem Mass)

Soloist: Jussi Bjoring

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Giacomo Puccini

5.

Giacomo Puccini

O mio babbino caro (from Gianni Schicchi)

Soloist: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Frédéric Chopin

6.

Frédéric Chopin

Frédéric Chopin - Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58

Soloist: Dinu Lipatti

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Maggie Teyte

7.

Maggie Teyte

L'Invitation Au Voyage

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Edvard Grieg

8.

Edvard Grieg

Piano Concerto in A Minor

Soloist: Walter Gieseking Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan

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Luxury item

Knitting needles and wool

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Occupations

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