Roy Plomley's castaway is patron of music Sir Robert Mayer.
Favourite track: An Die Musik by Franz SchubertBook: His visitors' bookLuxury: Grapes (seedless)
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Sonata In F Major
Soloist: Adolf Busch, Rudolf Serkin
Selig wie die Sonne (from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg)
Soloist: Elisabeth Schumann, Lauritz Melchior, Gladys Parr, Ben Williams
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: John Barbirolli
I'm off to Chez Maxim's (from The Merry Widow)
Soloist: Eberhard Wachter
Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra
Conductor: Lovro von Mata?i?
Dies irae (from Requiem Mass)
Orchestra: La Scala Orchestra and Chorus
Conductor: Victor de Sabata
Piano Sonata No. 21 in B flat major, D960
Soloist: Artur Schnabel
Concerto For Orchestra
Orchestra: Jeunesses Musicales World Orchestra
An die Musik (To Music), D547
Soloist: Lotte Lehmann, Paul Ulanowsky
Sinfonia Concertante In E Flat Major
Soloist: Jascha Heifetz, William Primrose
Orchestra: Victor: Symphony Orchestra
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