• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Songs of Praise Special

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Family carols for choir and audience. Selections from this year's programme in the Royal Albert Hall , London.
The Bach Choir, with the PHILIP JONES BRASS ENSEMBLE and the KNELLER HALL TRUMPETERS (by kind permission of the Commandant)
Conductor Sir David Willcocks
Organist JOHN SCOTT. Percussion
DAVID CORKHILL , JAMES BLADES
Introduced by GEOFFREY WHEELER
Each Christmas for well over 30 years, THE BACH CHOIR has sung a mixture of traditional carols and new ones, with a packed family audience in the Royal Albert Hall. After the interval SIR DAVID WILL COCKS invites the children to join him on stage for carols and a quiz.
Series producer RAYMOND SHORT

Contributors

Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Unknown: Philip Jones
Conductor: Sir David Willcocks
Organist: John Scott.
Unknown: David Corkhill
Unknown: James Blades
Introduced By: Geoffrey Wheeler
Unknown: Albert Hall.
Unknown: David Will
Producer: Raymond Short

Tell us more or contact us

Do you know something about this programme that we have not included above?
Or would you like to ask the Genome team a question?

Tell us more or contact us

Songs of Praise Special

BBC One London, 21 December 1980 18.15






About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

Feedback about Songs of Praise Special, BBC One London, 18.15, 21 December 1980
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/8d04b619ea33433788d3afb8b9e69284

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel