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: Legends: Louis Prima

Profile of the American entertainer whose career spanned more than half a century and featured a memorable turn as the voice of King Louis in Disney's The Jungle Book.

: Brecon Jazz Festival 2007

rNew. 3/4. Julian Joseph talks to female jazz musicians about the artists that influenced them, including pianist
Jessica Williams. See panel.


Talks: Julian Joseph
Pianist: Jessica Williams.

: Legends: Edith Plat - SingingHer Life

Documentary profiling the singer, revealing the truth behind the complex and unique star.

: BBC Four Sessions: kd lang

- New. The Canadian singer/songwriter performs together with a 30-strong strings section from the BBC Concert Orchestra. See page 120.

: Originals: Tammy Wynette -

'Til I Can Make It on My Own Profile of the country artist, with contributions from her daughters and two of her five former husbands - singer George Jones and songwriter
George Richey.


Singer: George Jones
Songwriter: George Richey.

: Batman

: BBC Four Sessions

kd lang

: Legends

Edith Piaf - Singing Her Life

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.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

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.

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