He acted in the Old Vic Theatre season at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Michael Hordern, John Phillips, Ronald Lewis, Beatrix Lehmann, Miles Malleson, Barbara Jefford, John Justin, Alec McCowen, Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Hugh Griffith, Flora Robson, Isabel Jeans, Irene Worth, Ernest Thesiger, Barry Ingham, Derek ...
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On the "BBC Desert Island Discs" radio program broadcast in August 2001, Ackland picked the music he would want with him if he was stranded on a desert island. His picks were, in apparently ascending order: - 1. Ralph Vaughan Williams
' "The Lark Ascending", Nigel Kennedy
with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra conducted by Sir Simon Rattle
- 2. "Bailero" from "Songs of the Auvergne", ...
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