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Desert Island Discs

BBC Radio 4

Society & Culture, Personal Journals

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Personal Journals 44

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

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DID Archive: Jacqueline Du Pre

September 1st, 2013

Episode 358 of 591 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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