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Claudio Abbado

Claudio Abbado

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 09 Feb 1980

Conductor

Roy Plomley's castaway is conductor Claudio Abbado.

Choices

Ludwig van Beethoven

1.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 9 in D minor 'Choral'

Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwängler

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Claude Debussy

2.

Claude Debussy

Fêtes (from Nocturnes)

Orchestra: Boston Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Pierre Monteux

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Johann Sebastian Bach

3.

Castaway's favourite

Johann Sebastian Bach

St Matthew Passion - Kommt, ihr Töchter

Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra and Chorus Conductor: Otto Klemperer

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Franz Schubert

4.

Franz Schubert

String Quintet in C major

Soloist: Issac Stern, Alexander Schneider, Milton Katims, Pablo Casals, Paul Tortelier

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Anton Bruckner

5.

Anton Bruckner

Symphony No. 7 in E major

Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwängler

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

6.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

The Magic Flute

Orchestra: Columbia Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Bruno Walter

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Gustav Mahler

7.

Gustav Mahler

Symphony No. 9 in D major

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Bruno Walter

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Richard Wagner

8.

Richard Wagner

Liebestod (from Tristan und Isolde)

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

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Book

Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri

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Luxury item

Writing materials

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Occupations

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