with the Saturday Show Records and requests.
with Sounds of the 60s
LPs, EPs, 45s, the hits, the misses and more.
A spicy mix of music, interviews and features.
A Rewind production
Topical debate, features and phone-ins.
Producer Rick Roskrow
From the New Radio
Theatre, the Best of British
Jazz Band and a host of surprise guests from the world of showbiz.
Repeated from Thursday A Unique Broadcasting production
Pop music for the discerning listener.
with New Country
A Smooth Operations production
Don Maclean hosts an hour of fun and musical variety as Radio 2 celebrates the talents of the Choirgirl of the Year for 1994 Fiona
Wight, now at the end of her reign. Joining Fiona at her farewell concert from All
Saints Church, Maidstone, Kent, are special guests Helen Shapiro , the Kent
Youth Jazz Orchestra, and Sutton Valence School
Choir, with a repertoire from the classics, spirituals and more.
Producer Ruth Price
Miles Kington's monthly review of books about music. Michael Freedland talks to Robin Ray about his book Jolson, and Stephen Brook , author of The
Penguin Anthology of Opera, talks to Richard Stilgoe , a former opera singer. Producer Dave Shannon
The Cambridge Footlights return to the radio waves once again as Ken Bruce introduces the first of four episodes of the classic series. First broadcast in 1964, it features
John Cleese , Tim Brooke-Taylor and Bill Oddie with pre-Python lunacy.
Producer Barry Littlechild Rpt
Recorded at the Marlowe
Theatre, Canterbury, the BBC Concert Orchestra, led by Martin Loveday , conducted by Alfred Walter , with singer Marilyn Hill Smith (soprano). Music from the pens of Suppe,
Fall, Gluck, Mozart, Kreisler and, of course, the Strauss family. Introduced by Richard Baker.
Producer Alan Boyd Rpt
with the Radio 2 Arts Programme
A weekly roundup from the arts world.
Including at 1.30, 3.30 Pause for Thought
With James Whitbourn.
with the Sunday Show Records and requests, together with Make and Mend from Helen Kinton and Grow with Mo in the House with Fran Shall.