Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Vivien Leigh

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Vivien Leigh.

Luxury: Piano

40 minutes

Last on

Tue 9 Sep 1952 18:20

Music Played

Add music you love and enjoy it with My Tracks
  • Jean Sibelius

    Violin Concerto in D Minor (Opus 47)

    Soloist: Ginette Neveu Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra

  • Oscar Straus

    Mariette Act 2 (finale)

    Soloist: Yvonne Printemps, Sacha Guitry

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No. 9 in D minor 'Choral' - 2nd movement

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Arturo Toscanini

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No. 9 in D minor 'Choral' - 4th movement

    Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor: Felix Weingartner

  • Danny Kaye

    Ballin' The Jack

  • Maurice Ravel

    Daphnis and Chloe -Daybreak

    Orchestra: Paris Conservatoire Orchestra

  • Sir Laurence Olivier

    If the Heart of a Man (from The Beggar's Opera)

  • William Walton

    Valse & Tango-Pasodoble (from Façade)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Constant Lambert

  • Luxury Choice

    • Piano

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Roy Plomley
Interviewed Guest Vivien Leigh

Broadcast

  • Tue 9 Sep 1952 18:20

The Desert Island Discs podcast

The Desert Island Discs podcast

Subscribe or download individual episodes.

Listen to over 2,000 programmes

Articles

Articles

Read the surprising things we've learned about some stand-out castaways.

The 75th anniversary of Desert Island Discs

The 75th anniversary of Desert Island Discs

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?

Podcast