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An investigation into Gershwin's classic composition, Summertime, which has been recorded in almost every style of music - from jazz to opera, rock to reggae, soul to samba. Show more

British soul singer Mica Paris traces the origins of six famous gospel songs and finds out why some of her contemporaries have returned to their gospel roots. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mica Paris
Executive Producer:
Angela Ferreira
Executive Producer:
Lenny Henry
Producer:
Guy Evans
Director:
Guy Evans
Production Company:
Douglas Road Productions

Rodney P presents the untold story of Britain's second wave of pirate DJs who played a cat and mouse game with the law to create a platform for black music in the 1980s. Show more

Classic Albums

Amy Winehouse: Back to Black

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 12 months

Series looking at the creation of some classic rock albums looks at Amy Winehouse's second album, 2006's Back to Black. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Tom Elmhirst
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Ronson
Interviewed Guest:
Salaam Remi
Interviewed Guest:
Dionne Bromfield
Interviewed Guest:
Darcus Beese
Interviewed Guest:
Juliette Ashby
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Shymansky
Interviewed Guest:
Dap-Kings
Interviewed Guest:
Ronnie Spector
Interviewed Guest:
Gabriel Roth
Interviewed Guest:
Gary Noble
Interviewed Guest:
Bruce Purse
Interviewed Guest:
Victor Henry
Interviewed Guest:
Binky Griptite
Executive Producer:
Mark Cooper
Director:
Jeremy Marre

BBC Proms

2015

Radio 1 Ibiza Prom

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Four

Pete Tong takes charge of the BBC Radio 1 Prom, employing the Heritage Orchestra to play a selection of Ibiza classics. The Royal Albert Hall has never seen anything like it! Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Ella Eyre
Performer:
John Newman
Presenter:
Pete Tong
Conductor:
Jules Buckley
Producer:
Sasha Duncan
Director:
Tom George

Katie Puckrik explores the progress of yacht rock in the 1980s and how its protagonists, including Hall & Oates, Toto and George Benson, adapted its sounds to the changing times in popular music. Show more

BBC Four

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