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C Day Lewis

Roy Plomley's castaway is Poet Laureate C Day Lewis.

Favourite track: Piano Concerto No 19 in F Major by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Book: Short stories by Anton Chekhov
Luxury: Bourbon Whiskey

35 minutes

Last on

Mon 26 Feb 1968 12:25

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Harpsichord Concerto No. 1 in D Minor

    Soloist: George Malcolm

  • George Frideric Handel

    Oboe Concerto in B Flat Major

    Soloist: Leon Goossens Orchestra: Bath Festival Chamber Orchestra Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin

  • Benjamin Britten

    Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings

    Soloist: Peter Pears, Dennis Brain Orchestra: New Symphony Orchestra Strings Conductor: Goossens

  • Castaway's Favourite

    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

      Piano Concerto No. 19 in F major

      Soloist: Clara Haskil Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Ferenc Fricsay

  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Offertorio (from Requiem Mass)

    Soloist: Maria Caniglia, Ebe Stignani et al Orchestra: Rome Opera House Orchestra and Chorus Conductor: Tullio Serafin

  • César Franck

    Piano Quintet in F Minor

    Soloist: Clifford Curzon Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Quartet

  • Nocturne in F sharp major, Op. 15/2

    Soloist: Peter Katin

  • John McCormack

    The Old House

  • Book Choice

    • Short stories - Anton Chekhov

  • Luxury Choice

    • Bourbon Whiskey


Role Contributor
Presenter Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest C Day Lewis


  • Sat 24 Feb 1968 13:10
  • Mon 26 Feb 1968 12:25

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