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Regional Variations (2)

Transatlantic Sessions

BBC Four

Transatlantic Sessions

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Folk musicians unite in what have been called 'the greatest backporch shows ever'. Iris DeMent and Phil Cunningham, Fred Morrison and Michael McGoldrick are among the performers. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Sacred Music

BBC Four

Sacred Music

Series 1

Episode 2: Palestrina and the Popes

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Simon Russell Beale explores Western sacred music. He uncovers links between the papal intrigues of Renaissance Rome and the work of composer Palestrina. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Hancock & Joan

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Drama which tells the story of comedian Tony Hancock's love affair with his friend John Le Mesurier's wife Joan, and her fight to save the man and his career. Show more

Contributors

Tony Hancock:
Ken Stott
John Le Mesurier:
Alex Jennings
Joan Le Mesurier:
Maxine Peake
Dr Newman:
Don Gallagher
Billy Marsh:
Geoff McGivern
Edward Joffe:
Peter Sullivan
Producer:
Simon Heath

Regional Variations (2)

Transatlantic Sessions

BBC Four

Transatlantic Sessions

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Folk musicians unite in what have been called 'the greatest backporch shows ever'. Iris DeMent and Phil Cunningham, Fred Morrison and Michael McGoldrick are among the performers. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

as 8pm

BBC Four

Sacred Music

Series 1

Episode 2: Palestrina and the Popes

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

Simon Russell Beale explores Western sacred music. He uncovers links between the papal intrigues of Renaissance Rome and the work of composer Palestrina. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Hancock & Joan

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Drama which tells the story of comedian Tony Hancock's love affair with his friend John Le Mesurier's wife Joan, and her fight to save the man and his career. Show more

Contributors

Tony Hancock:
Ken Stott
John Le Mesurier:
Alex Jennings
Joan Le Mesurier:
Maxine Peake
Dr Newman:
Don Gallagher
Billy Marsh:
Geoff McGivern
Edward Joffe:
Peter Sullivan
Producer:
Simon Heath

BBC Four

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