Cello Concerto in B Minor
Soloist: Rostropovich Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Herbert von Karajan
Member of the Royal Family
Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent was born in Czechoslovakia but she was educated mainly in Australia. She came to England specifically to study interior design and eventually set up her own design company. Her marriage to Prince Michael of Kent was in 1978. In conversation with Roy Plomley, she talks about her fascinating life and chooses the eight records that she would take to the mythical island.
[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]
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