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[UK] BBC Radio 2 John Williams Concert Presentation

Discussion in 'Star Wars Community' started by LAJ_FETT , Dec 8, 2012.

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  1. LAJ_FETT

    LAJ_FETT Tech Admin and Collecting/Lucasfilm Ltd Mod star 9 Staff Member Administrator

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    Just a heads-up for UK folks that BBC Radio 2 will be presenting a concert of John Williams' film music in honor of his 80th birthday. The concert was taped last month in Watford and can be heard Friday Dec 14 from 8PM-10PM UK time. More information can be found at

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01nmdjp

    Hopefully there will be an option at that link to 'listen again' after the show for non-UK fans. Also, although the write-up doesn't mention it, Ian McDiarmid will be talking about some of Williams' lesser-known works during the interval. (This information was in a program blurb in one of today's papers. Hopefully that will be included in the radio presentation.)


    (Note - I put this here instead of Film Music so more people would see it.)
     
  2. Sistros

    Sistros Jedi Master star 6

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    cheers :D
     
  3. THE PortmanLuvva

    THE PortmanLuvva Jedi Knight star 2

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    Heard about this. Should be good. I usually listen to Radio 2 now seeing as Radio 1 has gone to S&*%. You hear the same song 3 times in the space of an hour. Talk about milking the cow dry!
     
  4. LAJ_FETT

    LAJ_FETT Tech Admin and Collecting/Lucasfilm Ltd Mod star 9 Staff Member Administrator

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    Upping this as a reminder that it is on tonight.
     
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