Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

Mitch Miller

Roy Plomley's castaway is oboist Mitch Miller.

Favourite track: Suite No 3 in C Major for Solo Cello by Johann Sebastian Bach
Book: Anthology of poetry
Luxury: Oboe

Release date:

35 minutes

Last on

Mon 31 Oct 1966 13:10
Home Service

The 75th anniversary of Desert Island Discs

Desert Island Discs at 75 1920x1080

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?