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Bernard Haitink

Roy Plomley's castaway is conductor Bernard Haitink.

Favourite track: Signore! Cos'è Quel Stupore? (from The Marriage Of Figaro) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Book: Poetry by Roland Holst
Luxury: Dutch Winter Landscape by Bruegel

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30 minutes

Last on

Mon 21 Jan 1974 12:25

The 75th anniversary of Desert Island Discs

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Featuring David Beckham, the funniest and most moving moments, animations and quizzes.

The Lark Ascending – The People’s Desert Island Disc

The Lark Ascending – The People’s Desert Island Disc

Why does Vaughan Williams’s masterpiece appeal to so many castaways?