THE DAWN CHORUS
Shhhhhh, it’s early! ED WELLMAN‘s here as you wake up, or power down (if you’re a night owl) with gentle choral music, relaxing classics, and some vocal harmony. Tell a friend and bring them along! The weekend lies ahead. Including a ‘Weekend Wish’ at 6.30.
An evocative mix of music inspired by the late-1960s heyday of Breakfast Special, which blended the likes of Tony Hatch and Sergio Mendes with the more melodic pop hits of the day. Watch out for plastic spacemen in your cornflakes!
music from the ’60s and ’70s with JEFF OWEN. Jeff’s dry sense of humour, knowledge of his oldies and all the interesting tidbits about them, are sure to entertain.
Hear what Stuart refers to as ‘great singers and great songs’. The Great American Songbook sits alongside popular tunes from both sides of the Atlantic that have stood the test of time. With memorable melodies and carefully crafted lyrics, it adds up to music that should never be forgotten.
There’s often also a story attached to the song, the singer or the recording. Stuart tells the tales about those wonderful musical memories.
The Great American Songbook sits alongside popular tunes from both sides of the Atlantic that have stood the test of time. With memorable melodies and carefully crafted lyrics, it adds up to music that should never be forgotten.
with CINDY KENT With the day’s chores just a memory, Cindy entertains.
The ‘Archive Hour’
Hosted by ANDY MARRIOTT. Each week Andy unearths some radio highlights from the last 100 years of broadcasting
Music from stage and screen with ELAINE MOORE
The Dance Band Days
Memories of the ’20s ’30s and ’40s with ROGER WILLIAMS
Repeated on Monday 9pm
Dinner at Eight
A cosy candle-lit supper with SIMON McLEAN
Home of the Stars
Your company is always welcome at the ‘Home of the Stars’ in Palm Springs, California with your host, KEVIN TAYLOR. Enjoy a musical journey through the pages of the Great American Songbook and listen for the stories behind the songs, singers, and composers.
Late Night Extra
Our weekly nocturnal exploration of the dustier shelves of the Serenade record library. Colourful exotica from the international music scene of the 1960s along with forgotten melodic pop gems make for an eclectic late night listen as Saturday draws to a close with STEVE JAMES
12.0 – 6.0
As above from midday