Showcasing the music of Broadway, Hollywood and the West End.
Each week Elaine spotlights a key work, continuing with the 2003 Broadway hit The Boy from Oz, in which Hugh Jackman portrayed
Australian singer/songwriter Peter Allen , who died in 1992, aged 48.
In the first of a series recalling the life and times of favourite hymn writers, Roger Royle profiles
Mrs Cecil Alexander (1818-1895), whose classics - including Once in Royal David's City and All Things Bright and Beautiful - are sung here by the people of Shankhill Parish Church, Lurgan.
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
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