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History of the Rain - Episode 4

Presented byKirsty Young

Desert Island Discs Presenter Kirsty Young

David Bellamy

David Bellamy

Broadcast

First broadcast: Sat 18 Nov 1978

Broadcaster, Botanist

Roy Plomley's castaway is botanist David Bellamy.

Choices

Clara Butt

1.

Castaway's favourite

Clara Butt

The Better Land

Performer: Clara Butt

Others who chose this artist

Jacques Ibert

2.

Jacques Ibert

Divertissement for Chamber Orchestra

Composer: Jacques Ibert

Others who chose this artist

Unknown

3.

Unknown

Recording Of Small Children Playing Nursery Games

Carl Orff

4.

Carl Orff

Veris leta facies (from Carmina Burana)

Composer: Carl Orff

Others who chose this artist

Ludwig Koch

5.

Ludwig Koch

Dawn Chorus

Performer: Ludwig Koch

Léo Delibes

6.

Léo Delibes

Coppélia

Composer: Léo Delibes

Others who chose this artist

Franz Schubert

7.

Franz Schubert

Ave Maria (Ellens Gesang III), D839

Composer: Franz Schubert

Others who chose this artist

Édith Piaf

8.

Édith Piaf

Je Sais Comment

Performer: Édith Piaf

Others who chose this artist

Book

The Lord of the Rings by J R R Tolkien

Others who chose this author

Luxury item

Linen sheets

Others who chose a similar luxury

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