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  1. George VI's coronation microphone is here - but what to say?

    Saturday 26 February 2011, 08:04

    Paddy O'Connell Paddy O'Connell

    Editor's note: a live experiment is planned this weekend to hear the microphones made famous once more in 'The King's Speech.' As the film world prepares for the Academy Awards, the film starring Colin Firth as George VI is among those tipped for success. "Broadcasting House" is working with the custodian...

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  2. Pilgrim, episode two: The Lost Hotel

    Tuesday 7 September 2010, 12:24

    Marc Beeby Marc Beeby Producer

    Editor's note: Marc Beeby is Co-Producer of Radio 4's dark, myth-inspired drama series Pilgrim. He's keeping a production diary. Here's part two - SB.

    We begin the recording of episode 2. This is a very different world from episode one - more urban, more obviously modern, touching on concerns like consumerism...

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  3. Horror on the radio: We Outnumber You

    Friday 23 April 2010, 11:23

    Jessica Dromgoole Jessica Dromgoole Editor, Home Front

    Black Helicopter

    Could we do a horror on radio? Could we horrify people? Not an atmospheric, gothic spook with resonant chords and the whiff of damp tweed, but something actually scary. Something to make the audience squelch. That was the ambition.

    There's a mantra in Hollywood that to be effective, a screenplay has to...

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  4. Recording Fags, Mags and Bags

    Tuesday 19 January 2010, 11:46

    Gus Beattie Gus Beattie

    Recording Fags, Mags and Bags

    This week in deepest, darkest Glasgow I've had the great pleasure of producing the 3rd series of corner shop comedy 'Fags, Mags & Bags' for BBC Radio 4. (Let's get the plugs in early, lead character Ramesh would expect nothing less! Starts Wednesday 10th February at 1130)

    Myself and the writers Donny...

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  5. Weird Tales: recording episode two

    Wednesday 13 January 2010, 17:51

    Emma Stansfield Emma Stansfield

    Weird Tales 1954

    I have only done a few radio plays and still feel very much like a novice but I have to say all my experiences so far in the recording studio have been thoroughly enjoyable.

    I think the reason I enjoy it so much is because you aren't being watched. The director, producers and sound engineer are in a separate...

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  6. Producing and directing Our Mutual Friend

    Friday 6 November 2009, 16:00

    Jessica Dromgoole Jessica Dromgoole Editor, Home Front

    Editor's note: the second instalment of our series about this year's big Christmas adaptation, Our Mutual Friend, is by producer/director Jessica Dromgoole:

    5 May 2009. Behold London! Behold Oxford Circus tube station! Behold Broadcasting House! Behold 60a! The studio is primed for nine days of wonder...

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  7. Live blogging Front Row from Maida Vale

    Friday 30 October 2009, 19:00

    Steve Bowbrick Steve Bowbrick Head of Interactive, Radio 3

    John Wilson recording Front Row in Maida Vale studio 5

    1900 Studio MV5, Maida Vale. All around me is the organised chaos of the studio's 75th anniversary celebration. We're on-air in 10 minutes. Bill Paterson, soprano Jane Manning and composer Anthony Payne are in the studio already.

    1910. Listen live to the programme here http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes...

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