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Sting: "I wrote that song [Roxanne], it was originally a bossa nova". - (Stewart Copeland's Adventures in Music BBC 4, 17 January 2020)

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Today Monday January 20

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Jazz

Jazz in the Afternoon - Cullercoats Crescent Club, 1 Hudleston, Cullercoats NE30 4QS. Tel: 0191 253 0242. 1:00pm. Free admission.

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Saturday, May 16, 2015

Ida Lupino and Cole Porter’s Piano

Radio and television presenter Nicky Campbell visits Manhattan to find out more about the great composers of popular song during the Golden Age of the 1920s & 30s on ITV (Sunday 17, 10:15pm). Featuring Ain’t Misbehavin’, Night and Day, The Way You Look Tonight and others, ‘unforgettable’ could be the word.
Russell

4 comments :

Liz said...

thanks Russell, sounds like my kinda prog!

Lance said...

My kind of program too! Has anyone ever bettered "Breathless charm" in a lyric?

Liz said...

ah, those heady days! look forward to seeing it later on

Liz said...

just watched it, beautifully and sensitively presented by Nicky Campbell. I shall look at him in a different light now. "The night we called it a day" did it for me...we've all been there!