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Ravi Shankar

Roy Plomley's castaway is musician Ravi Shankar.

Favourite track: Jamunaketeer by Abdul Karin Khan
Book: The poems by Rabindranath Tagore
Luxury: Perfume

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30 minutes

Last on

Mon 1 Mar 1971 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?