Desert Island Discs

BBC Radio 4

Society & Culture, Personal Journals

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Society & Culture 134
Society & Culture 134

Desert Island Discs was created by Roy Plomley in 1942, and the format is simple: a guest is invited by Kirsty Young to choose the eight records they would take with them to a desert island


DID Archive: Jacqueline Du Pre

September 1st, 2013

Episode 357 of 580 episodes

While Desert Island Discs is off air over the summer, we’re sharing some of the gems from the Desert Island Discs archive. This week is cellist Jacqueline Du Pre, interviewed by Roy Plomley in 1977.

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