this morning (sunday 30th), 11.15am-12.00 (repeated 9.00am friday), on bbc radio 4 (repeated from 11th november)
hella pick (interviewed by lauren laverne) (in the desert island discs series)
• ravel’s melodie hebraique: kaddish, with singer nina koshetz
“Born in Vienna in 1929, she was raised by her mother who, in March 1939, put her on a Kindertransport train to Britain to escape the Nazis. Her mother was able to follow her to England a few months later and Hella spent her formative years in the Lake District.