Friday Night Is Music Night

BBC Concert Orchestra Celebrating 60

BBC Concert Orchestra Celebrating 60

About this programme

The first in a series of shows celebrating the 60th anniversary of the BBC Concert Orchestra, musical accompanists to artists ranging from Matt Monro to Peter Gabriel on Friday Night Is Music Night. Ken Bruce talks to players and conductors past and present, and trawls the archives for classic performances. Tonight, he recalls the ensemble's early days as the BBC Opera Orchestra and features a 1977 Royal Festival Hall concert.

Cast and crew

Cast

Presenter
Ken Bruce

Crew

Producer
Bridget Apps
Categories
Music