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: Aled Jones

Including at 6.20 Pause for Thought.

: Wake Up to Wogan

And at 9.15 Pause for Thought.

: Ken Bruce

: Jeremy Vine

: Stuart Maconie

Aday in the life of Radios 1,2,3&4:p33

: Chris Evans

: This Guy's in Love with You-the Herb Alpert Story

1/4. Richard Carpenter profiles trumpeter, composer and producer Herb Alpert , who co-founded A&M Records and had seismic success in the 1960s as frontman for instrumental septet the Tijuana Brass, whose breezy, decorative hits include The Lonely Bull (El Sorro Torro), A Taste of Honey,
Tijuana Taxi, Spanish Flea, Casino Royale and A Banda. His 1968 solo vocal recording of Bacharach and David's This Guy's in Love with You remains one of the monumental ballads in pop. The series explores the many facets of Alpert's hugely prolific (and profitable) career.
Contributors include Herb Alpert , A&M partner Jerry Moss ,
Sergio Mendes , Burt Bacharach and others. Producer Nick Low

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Carpenter
Producer: Herb Alpert
Unknown: Herb Alpert
Unknown: Jerry Moss
Unknown: Sergio Mendes
Unknown: Burt Bacharach
Producer: Nick Low

: Friday Night Is Music Night

Robert Ziegler conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra with baritone Jeffrey Black and female trio
Songbirds, recorded in London.

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Ziegler
Baritone: Jeffrey Black

: Eric Clapton: the Autobiography

Actor and air guitarist Bill Nighy reads from the life of the rock guitarist.
1/6. Clapton is raised by his grandparents, thinking they are his parents. A rebellious teen, he excels at art and is given a guitar.
Music choices: page 144

Contributors

Author: Eric Clapton
Reader: Bill Nighy
Producer: Victoria Williams

: Listen to the Band

Frank Renton showcases the British Open Brass Band Championships.

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Renton

: The Weekender

: Mark Lamarr

Guests include early punk stars
Vic Godard and the Subway Sect.

Contributors

Unknown: Vic Godard

: Pete Mitchell









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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