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Martin Wainwright's Myth of the North - Episode 3

Presented byKirsty Young

Desert Island Discs Presenter Kirsty Young

Imogen Holst

Imogen Holst

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 28 Oct 1972

Conductor, Musicologist

Roy Plomley's castaway is conductor and musicologist Imogen Holst.

Choices

Henry Purcell

1.

Castaway's favourite

Henry Purcell

Rondo

Composer: Henry Purcell

Others who chose this artist

Joseph Taylor

2.

Joseph Taylor

The Sprig O' Thyme

Performer: Joseph Taylor

Others who chose this artist

Bells Of St Mary's, Debenham

3.

Bells Of St Mary's, Debenham

Bristol Surprise Major

Performer: Bells Of St Mary's, Debenham

Wilbye Consort

5.

Wilbye Consort

Sweet Honeysucking Bees

Performer: Wilbye Consort

Gustav Holst

6.

Gustav Holst

Saturn (from The Planets)

Composer: Gustav Holst

Others who chose this artist

Benjamin Britten

7.

Benjamin Britten

The Autumn Wind (from Songs from the Chinese)

Composer: Benjamin Britten

Others who chose this artist

Johann Sebastian Bach

8.

Johann Sebastian Bach

Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major

Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

Others who chose this artist

Book

Reverend Francis Kilvert, Diary 1870-1879 by Rev Francis Kilvert

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

Spy-glass

Others who chose a similar luxury

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