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Robin Stapleton conducts the BBC
Concert Orchestra, with guest soprano Marilyn Hill Smith , baritone Alan Opie and, celebrating 50 years in the music business, saxophonist/clarinetti st Vic Ash. Presented by Angela Rippon. During the interval, Richard Baker plays music on disc from
Verdi, Haydn,
Schubert and Bach.

Contributors

Unknown:
Robin Stapleton
Baritone:
Marilyn Hill Smith
Baritone:
Alan Opie
Unknown:
Vic Ash.
Presented By:
Angela Rippon.
Unknown:
Richard Baker

Anton Lesser reads from Tom Sharpe 's anarchic comedy about college lecturer Henry Wilt. 6: The siege of Willington Road.
Abridged and produced by Jane Marshall

Contributors

Unknown:
Anton Lesser
Unknown:
Tom Sharpe
Unknown:
Henry Wilt.
Produced By:
Jane Marshall

Malcolm Laycock presents the story of William "Count" Basie, one of the greatest of all the big band leaders oftheswingera.
4: New Basie Blues
The Count battles with the shrinking big band business and holds his own with the New
Testament Band. With the voices of Clark Terry , Buddy Tate , Joe Wilder and Basie.

Contributors

Unknown:
Malcolm Laycock
Unknown:
Clark Terry
Unknown:
Buddy Tate
Unknown:
Joe Wilder

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