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Jude Kelly

Duration:
45 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 05 May 2002

This week the castaway on Desert Island Discs is the theatre director Jude Kelly. Currently based at the West Yorkshire Playhouse - which under her creative directorship has become The National Theatre of the North, Kelly is known for her enthusiasm to bring the arts to everyone, and embracing new ideas in the creative arts.

In conversation with Sue Lawley, she talks about her life and work and chooses eight records to take to the mythical island.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

Favourite track: In A Landscape by John Cage
Book: A specially commissioned complete history of art book, with sections by John Berger, David Hockney and Jeanette Winterson among others
Luxury: A notebook and pencil

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for The Beach Boys

    The Beach Boys Good Vibrations

    Made in U.S.A., Capitol

  • Image for Joni Mitchell

    Joni Mitchell Blue

    Blue, Reprise

  • Image for Edward Elgar

    Edward Elgar Sea Pictures

    Soloist: Dame Janet Baker Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra

    Elgar Cello Concerto, EMI

  • Image for Alban Berg

    Alban Berg Violin Concerto

    Soloist: Sir Yehudi Menuhin

    Elgar Cello Concerto, EMI

  • Image for Seán Ó Riada

    Seán Ó Riada Carrickfergus

  • Image for Bob Dylan

    Bob Dylan Mr Tambourine Man

    The Essetial Bob Dylan, Columbia

  • Image for Gaetano Donizetti

    Gaetano Donizetti Mad Scene (from Lucia di Lammermoor)

    Soloist: Joan Sutherland

    Donizetti-Lucia Di Lammermoor, Decca

  • Image for John Cage

    John Cage In A Landscape

    Soloist: Anthony de Mare

    Pianos and Voices, Anthony de Mare, Koch

Credits

Presenter
Sue Lawley

Broadcasts

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