Sue Lawley's castaway is chairman of the Arts Council Lord Palumbo.
The castaway in Desert Island Discs this week is the Chairman of the Arts Council Lord Palumbo. Property developer and long-time patron of the arts, he will be talking to Sue Lawley about his passion for collecting, which extends from motor cars to houses built by famous 20th century architects, of which he owns four. He will also be discussing his 30-year mission to redevelop the Mansion House site in the City of London.
[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]
Favourite track: Symphony No 7 by Jean Sibelius
Book: On The Road by Jack Kerouac
Infernal dance of King Kaschei (from The Firebird Suite)
- Der Feuervogel.
- Deutsche Grammophon.
Symphony No. 7 in C Major
- Symphony No 7.
Moonlight In Vermont
- Jazz Best 3.
Pomp & Circumstance March No. 1 in D major 'Land of Hope and Glory'
- Pomp And Circumstance/Enigma Variations.
- Flight Of The Condor.
T'ain't So, Honey, T'ain't So
- Bix N Bing.
Symphony No. 2 in C minor 'Resurrection' -5th movement
- Symphony No 2.
Beim Schlafengehen (from Four Last Songs)
- Four Last Songs.
On The Road - Jack Kerouac
|Interviewed Guest||Lord Palumbo|
- Sun 26 Sep 1993 12:15
- Fri 1 Oct 1993 09:05