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1/4 Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto in E minor, performed by violin soloist Janine Jansen. (R)
1/4 Simon Russell Beale takes a look at the symphonic works of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven. (R)
2/3 Documentary looking at Britain's postwar infatuation with old New Orleans jazz.
New Orleans clarinettist George Lewis with Acker Bilk's Paramount Jazz Band. (R)
Documentary showing how drab post-war Britain was enlivened by the trad-jazz scene. (R)
Newly-discovered film footage of tenor sax legend Sonny Rollins at Ronnie Scott's in 1974. (R)
Documentary on the London venue opened in 1959 and now the heartbeat of British jazz. (R)
2/3 Documentary looking at Britain's postwar infatuation with old New Orleans jazz. (R)
Saturday 25 May 2013