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Jazz Royalty Special

On the evening of the Royal Wedding, Friday Night Is Music Night comes live from the Cheltenham Jazz Festival with a celebration of 'Jazz Royalty'. Sir Michael Parkinson presents music from "Duke" Ellington, "Count" Basie, the "King" of the Jukebox Louis Jordan, the "Queen" of Soul Aretha Franklin, the "King" of Swing Benny Goodman, and Radio 2's own Jazz Royalty cast of Georgie Fame, Madeline Bell, Martin Taylor, Charlie Wood, the Guy Barker Big Band and the BBC Concert Orchestra under conductor Mike Dixon.

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2 hours

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Fri 29 Apr 2011 20:00