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A series devoted to composer Henry Mancini , known for his film scores and themes.
2: Moon River. A haircut on a film lot results in a chance meeting with director Blake Edwards and the ensuing scores for TV's Peter Gunn and Breakfast at Tiffany's.

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Mancini
Director:
Blake Edwards
Unknown:
Peter Gunn

Barry Wordsworth conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra, live from the BBC's Maida
Vale studios, with soprano Mary Carewe , Cl ive Carter and Irish band Celtus.
Presented by Brian Kay.

Contributors

Unknown:
Barry Wordsworth
Soprano:
Mary Carewe
Soprano:
Cl Ive Carter
Presented By:
Brian Kay.

An adaptation of Martin Ross and Edith Somerville's witty tales set in south-west rural Ireland at the turn of the century, read by Jim Norton. 3: Philippa's Fox Hunt. Major Yeates's wife combines fox hunting and cycling in one go. Abridged by Sarah Kilgarriff

Contributors

Unknown:
Martin Ross
Read By:
Jim Norton.
Unknown:
Fox Hunt.
Abridged By:
Sarah Kilgarriff

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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