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3/3. Jazz trumpeter Guy Barker profiles German composer, arranger and bass player James Last (born Hans Last) who, in the UK, ranks second only to Elvis in number of charted albums. Last specialises in popular, party-friendly sounds, inspired by big-band music. This instalment explores his non-stop-party albums. Contributors include songwriter and musician Graham Gouldman , pianist
Richard Clayderman , Billboard global editor Emmanuel Legrand , and those who've worked with Last, including Terry Jenkins , Jim Sullivan and Sue Glover.

Contributors

Unknown:
Guy Barker
Pianist:
Graham Gouldman
Pianist:
Richard Clayderman
Editor:
Emmanuel Legrand
Unknown:
Terry Jenkins
Unknown:
Jim Sullivan
Unknown:
Sue Glover.

Gavin Sutherland conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra, live from London's Pentland Theatre with Irish quintet Celtic Woman and clarinettist Sarah Williamson. Aled Jones presents.

Contributors

Conductor:
Gavin Sutherland
Clarinettist:
Sarah Williamson.
Presenter:
Aled Jones

Alex Kingston reads Daphne du Maurier's romantic and suspensefultale.
3/8. Maxim de Winter and his new wife return from their honeymoon to Manderley, where the formidable housekeeper Mrs Danvers clearly resents the new Mrs de Winter.
Abridged by Neville Teller

Contributors

Unknown:
Alex Kingston
Unknown:
Maxim de Winter
Unknown:
Mrs Danvers
Abridged By:
Neville Teller

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