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With tremendous tenor Alfie Boe

1 hour, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 02 December 2012

Sir Terry eases you into your Sunday morning with music and musings. This week he's joined by the English tenor Alfie Boe.

After being discovered singing opera while cleaning cars, he is best known for his appearance in Les Miserables in the West End as Jean Valjean.

He has released five studio albums, with 2011's Alfie reaching the top ten of the UK album chart. His new album Storyteller is out now.

Terry also catches up up with the impressionist, actress and author Ronni Ancona, who takes a look at the cultural delights that have been catching her eye across television, film, literature and theatre. Ronni can currently be seen in Last Tango To Halifax on BBC One, alongside Derek Jacobi and Anne Reid.

Music Played

23 items
  • Hour 1

    • Image for Billy Ocean

      Billy Ocean Love Really Hurts Without You

      The Greatest Hits Of 1976 (Various), Premier

  • Image for Chrissie Hynde

    Chrissie Hynde and UB40 I Got You Babe

    Dancing On Sunshine - 22 Reggae Hits, Polygram Tv

  • Image for The Script

    The Script Six Degrees Of Separation

    #3, Sony

  • Image for The Crystals

    The Crystals Da Doo Ron Ron

    The Best Of The Crystals, Phil Spector Int

  • In conversation with Ronni Ancona

  • Image for Matt Cardle

    Matt Cardle Anyone Else

    (CD Single), Silva Screen

  • Image for Julie Covington

    Julie Covington Don't Cry For Me Argentina

    Andrew Lloyd Webber - Premiere Coll'n, Really Useful Records / Universal

  • Image for George Michael

    George Michael Faith

    George Michael - Ladies & Gentlemen, Epic

  • Alfie Boe live in session

  • Image for The Five Satins

    The Five Satins In The Still Of The Night

    New Millennium Doo Wop Party (Various, Rhino

  • Hour 2

    • Image for Prince

      Prince 1999

      Prince - The Very Best Of, Warner Bros

  • Image for Cilla Black

    Cilla Black Alfie

    Cilla Black- The Best Of The EMI Year, EMI

  • Alfie Boe live in session

  • Image for Amy Winehouse

    Amy Winehouse You Know I'm No Good

    (CD Single), Island

  • Image for Wax

    Wax Bridge To Your Heart

    American English, Lemon Recordings, 5

  • Image for Kylie Minogue

    Kylie Minogue On A Night Like This (The Abbey Road Sessions)

    (CD Single), Parlophone, 2

  • Image for Greyhound

    Greyhound Black And White

    Million Sellers Vol.15 - The Seventie, Disky

  • Image for Lucy May

    Lucy May Paper Heart

    (CD Single), Lola Records

  • Image for Kaoma

    Kaoma Lambada

    One World (Various Artists), Global Records & Tapes

  • Image for Katherine Jenkins & Placido Domingo

    Katherine Jenkins & Placido Domingo Come What May

    Thi Is Christmas, Warner Music, 13

  • Image for Deacon Blue

    Deacon Blue Real Gone Kid

    The All Time Greatest Rock Songs ..., Columbia

  • Image for Lynn Anderson

    Lynn Anderson Rose Garden


    Million Sellers Vol.15 - The Seventie, Disky

  • Image for Sam Cooke

    Sam Cooke Wonderful World

    Sam Cooke - The Man & His Music, RCA

  • Terry and Ronnie Ancona

  • Alfie Boe live in session



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