with the Early Show
News, views and music, plus a review of the morning's newspapers.
with Gerald O'Collins SJ.
with news, travel, weather and the greatest hits of all time.
with the Rev John Newbury live from Geneva.
with dedications and requests. Including at
10.00 Pick of the Hits.
talks to the people who make the news.
presents her afternoon entertainment show, including at 2.30 the star guest interview and at 3.00 your record choice in Three after Three.
with Folk on 2 Tonight's studio guest is fiddler Barry Dransfield from Hastings, who first appeared on the programme nearly 25 years ago. And as the programme's silver anniversary approaches,
Jim asks listeners for their memories of the early days of Folk on Friday, as it was then called.
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In the last of the series,
Catriona Macdonald , Radio
2's Young Tradition Award winner of 1991, introduces some of the best female folk performers working in the British Isles. Tonight, Kathryn Roberts.
Harmeet, a finalist in the 1994 BBC Radio 2 Young Tradition Award, gives his perspective on the structured improvisation of North Indian classical music.
He also demonstrates the crucial relationship between sitar and tabla, with the help of guest tabla player Sukhdeep Dhanjal. Producer Jane Ward
Carol Pemberton , musical director of the Birmingham-based a cappella group Black Voices, presents another selection of songs tracing the roots of the group's repertoire. This week, gospel music from Andrae Crouch , Mahalia Jackson ,
Sounds of Blackness and Jim Reeves , and Black Voices of Jesus on the Mainline and You'd Better Min'.
Producer David Corser
Music and information from the popular organ and keyboard world, including
John Walker with his regular keyboard update.
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with Night Ride
Including at 1.30
Pause for Thought with Noel Vincent.
Including at 3.30
Pause for Thought