Bella figlia dell'amore (from Rigoletto)
Soloist: Nellie Melba/Edna Thornton/J McCormack
General Director of the Royal Opera House
Having left television to become General Director Designate of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Jeremy Isaacs this week contemplates another change of direction - to the mythical island. In conversation with Sue Lawley, he chooses eight records to take with him.
[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]
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