• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Drama Now

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.
The Surprise Symphony Guy Meredith's satire on the world of classical music follows a European orchestral tour which catapults towards disaster as, one by one, the members of the orchestra die of very unnatural causes. Whodunnit? And why?
Alexis and all the other characters played by David Bannerman. With
Alexander Balanescu (violin),
Dov Goldberg (clarinet), Roger Montgomery (horn), Bruce Nockles (trumpet)
Director Cherry Cookson

Contributors

Played By: David Bannerman.
Violin: Alexander Balanescu
Violin: Dov Goldberg
Clarinet: Roger Montgomery
Horn: Bruce Nockles
Director: Cherry Cookson
George: Norman Rodway
Lydia: Imel Dastaunton

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






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 Drama Now, BBC Radio 3, 21.05, 17 September 1991
Please leave this link here so we can find the programme you're referring to: http://genome.ch.bbc.co.uk/ac9ab9ef8db2423cbef26eb6e6b5e150

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