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Henryk Szeryng

Roy Plomley's castaway is violinist Henryk Szeryng.

Favourite track: Piano Concerto No 2 in B Flat Major (Opus 83) by Johannes Brahms
Book: Essays by Michel de Montaigne
Luxury: Painting by Camille Pissarro

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35 minutes

Last on

Mon 17 Jul 1967 13:10
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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?