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John Arlott

John Arlott

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 17 May 1975

Cricket commentator

Roy Plomley's castaway is cricket commentator John Arlott.

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Anton Rubinstein

1.

Anton Rubinstein

Melody in F major, Op. 3/1

Soloist: Philippe Entremont

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Edric Connor

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Edric Connor

Mercy Pourin' Down

Don Cossack

3.

Don Cossack

Kalinka

Dylan Thomas

4.

Castaway's favourite

Dylan Thomas

Fern Hill

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Gerald Finzi

5.

Gerald Finzi

To Lizbie Brown

Soloist: John Carol Case, Howard Ferguson

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Burl Ives

7.

Burl Ives

Go Down You Red Red Roses

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Elizabeth Singers

8.

Elizabeth Singers

The Boar's Head Carol

Book

Tristram Shandy by Laurence Sterne

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Champagne

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Broadcast

First broadcast: Fri 01 May 1953

Cricket commentator

Roy Plomley's castaway is cricket commentator John Arlott.

Choices

Robert Irwin

1.

Robert Irwin

Lord Lovell

Crowd At Wales V Ireland Rugby Match, Swansea, 12 March 1949

2.

Crowd At Wales V Ireland Rugby Match, Swansea, 12 March 1949

Land Of My Fathers

Greta Keller

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Greta Keller

These Foolish Things

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Benjamin Britten

4.

Benjamin Britten

The foggy, foggy dew

Soloist: Peter Pears, Benjamin Britten

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Giuseppe Verdi

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Giuseppe Verdi

Bella figlia dell'amore (from Rigoletto)

Soloist: Amelita Galli-Curci

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Benjamin Britten

6.

Benjamin Britten

Little Sir William

Soloist: Peter Pears

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King's College Chapel Choir

7.

King's College Chapel Choir

In Dulci Jubilo

Ludwig van Beethoven

8.

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No. 7 In A Major

Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Wilhelm Furtwängler

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Second-hand bookshop

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