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Series in which the conductor and composer displays his eclectic choice of repertoire. Each show features an artist with whom Previn has collaborated. This edition profiles violinist Gil Shaham , who performs the music of Gershwin and Prokofiev.

Contributors

Violinist:
Gil Shaham

Brian Sibley deconstructs the myth of an entertainment pioneer who was also an opportunist who exploited - sometimes ruthlessly - technology, marketing and Hollywood's fading and rising stars. With input from Roy E Disney, Michael Eisner, Angela Lansbury and many others.

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Sibley
Interviewee:
Roy E. Disney
Interviewee:
Michael Eisner
Interviewee:
Angela Lansbury
Producer:
Malcolm Prince

Richard Niles starts a five-part series on the men behind the music with a profile of jazz visionary Stan Kenton. Contributors include his daughter, Leslie Kenton.

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Niles
Unknown:
Stan Kenton.
Unknown:
Leslie Kenton.

BBC Radio 2

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