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1.00 Laughter USA
The fourth of a six-part series featuring American comedians talking about their careers.
1.30 The News Huddlines
Roy Hudd , June Whitfield and Chris Emmett present their weekly satirical review.
Repeated from Thursday

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy Hudd
Unknown:
June Whitfield
Unknown:
Chris Emmett

Miles Kington reviews books about music. His guests focus on Frank Sinatra, Agnetha Faltskog of Abba and a new blues encyclopedia, and he helps Dave Gelly and Val Wilmer to review the recent books on jazz.
E-MAIL: [email address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Miles Kington
Unknown:
Dave Gelly
Unknown:
Val Wilmer

Ian McCaskill presents a gala concert on the theme of the weather. With the BBC
Concert Orchestra, conducted by Peter Robinson , and guest singers Arthur Davies and Jane Leslie MacKenzie. During the interval, Paul Simon explores the world of weather.
Producer Bridget Apps

Contributors

Unknown:
Ian McCaskill
Conducted By:
Peter Robinson
Singers:
Arthur Davies
Singers:
Jane Leslie MacKenzie.
Unknown:
Paul Simon
Producer:
Bridget Apps

George Melly celebrates the popularity of the violin through a range of music from classical to jazz with artists and musicians taking part in the Red Violin Festival in Cardiff. With contributions from Julian Rachlin ,
Ivry Gitlis , patron of the event Yehudi Menuhin , and the festival's artistic director
Madeleine Mitchell.
Producer Alison Quinn

Contributors

Unknown:
George Melly
Unknown:
Julian Rachlin
Unknown:
Ivry Gitlis
Unknown:
Yehudi Menuhin
Director:
Madeleine Mitchell.
Producer:
Alison Quinn

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More