5/6. A showcase of young musical talent in Britain's specialist schools and arts colleges. Featuring St Mary's Music School, Edinburgh, where a harpist and a string ensemble add lustre to the school's 35thanniversary celebrations.
Actor/singer John Barrowman hosts a 60th-birthday tribute to stage-musical supremo
Andrew Lloyd Webber. Recorded on 14 September in London's Hyde Park , the event features songs from his phenomenally successful repertoire, from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1968) to The Beautiful Game (2000). The guest list includes Elaine Paige , Ruthie Henshall ,
Denise Van Outen , Idina Menzel , Jason Donovan , Jonathan Ansell and Hayley Westenra.
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