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Sir Neville Cardus

Sir Neville Cardus

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First broadcast: Mon 17 Apr 1967

Music critic, Cricket writer

Roy Plomley's castaway is music critic and cricket writer Sir Neville Cardus.

Choices

Robert Schumann

1.

Robert Schumann

Fantasia in C major

Soloist: Vladimir Horowitz

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Richard Wagner

2.

Richard Wagner

Liebestod (from Tristan und Isolde)

Soloist: Kirsten Flagstad Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwängler

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

3.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Clarinet Concerto in A major

Soloist: Jack Brymer Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Thomas Beecham

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Ludwig van Beethoven

4.

Castaway's favourite

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 4 In B Flat Major

Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

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Gustav Mahler

5.

Gustav Mahler

Das Lied von der Erde (Song of the Earth)

Soloist: Kathleen Ferrier Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Bruno Walter

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Franz Peter Schubert

6.

Franz Peter Schubert

Symphony No. 8 in B minor 'Unfinished'

Orchestra: New York Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Bruno Walter

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Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev

7.

Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev

Symphony No. 1 in D major 'Classical'

Orchestra: NBC Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

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Richard Strauss

8.

Richard Strauss

Im Abendrot (from Four Last Songs)

Soloist: Lisa Della Casa Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Karl Bohm

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Book

Life of Johnson by James Boswell

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Luxury item

Watercolour painting equipment

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Occupations

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