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Eleanor Bron

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Eleanor Bron.

Favourite track: Im Fruhling by Franz Schubert
Book: Bi-lingual edition by Homer
Luxury: Sycamore trees

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5 minutes

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Mon 24 Jun 1968 12:25

Music Played

  • Waltz in A flat major, Op. 34/1

    Soloist: Artur Rubinstein

  • Johannes Brahms

    Clarinet Sonata No. 2 in E flat major

    Soloist: Jacques Lancelot, Annie D'Arco

  • Dinah Washington

    I Don't Know You Anymore

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Violin Sonata No. 6 in G major, BWV 1019

    Soloist: Yehudi Menuhin, George Malcolm, Ambrose Gauntlett

  • Bill Evans Trio

    Elsa

  • Jo Stafford

    Ay-Round the Corner

  • Castaway's Favourite

    • Franz Schubert

      Im Frühling, D882

      Soloist: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Gerald Moore

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    String Quintet No. 4 in G minor

    Soloist: Heinz-Otto Graf Orchestra: Heutling String Quartet

  • Book Choice

    • Bi-lingual edition - Homer

  • Luxury Choice

    • Sycamore trees

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest Eleanor Bron

Broadcast

  • Mon 24 Jun 1968 12:25

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