Roy Plomley's castaway is actor Burl Ives.
Favourite track: Horn Concerto No. 4 In E Flat by Wolfgang Amadeus MozartBook: I ChingLuxury: Whisky (Tobermory)
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Horn Concerto No. 4 In E flat major
Soloist: Dennis Brain
Orchestra: Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: Herbert von Karajan
Non lo dirò col labbro (Silent worship) (from Tolmeo)
Soloist: Derek Barsham
Soloist: John McCormack
Rigoletto: Caro Nome
Soloist: Joan Sutherland
Orchestra: Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden
Conductor: Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
Closing Hour Blues
A Bar On The Piccola Marina
Jesu, Joy of Mans Desiring from Cantata BWV 147
Soloist: Myra Hess
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