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15/09/2013

Duration:
57 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 15 September 2013

The multi award-winning lyricist presents a selection of iconic songs from The Great American Songbook as well as rich offerings from The Best Of British.
The show's weekly 'Matt Moment' features a highlight from a man whom Frank Sinatra described as his favourite British singer - Matt Monro - and the Words And Music feature showcases the few geniuses who could indeed pen both.

Music Played

16 items
  • Image for Andy Williams

    Andy Williams THE SWEETEST SOUNDS

    16 MOST REQUESTED SONGS, COLUMBIA, 480515-2

  • Image for Peggy Lee

    Peggy Lee I'm A Woman

    Peggy Lee- The Best Of The Capitol Ye, Capitol, CZ-98

  • Image for Matt Monro

    Matt Monro AROUND THE WORLD

    Matt Monro: The Greatest, EMi, 606-7642

  • Image for Shirley Bassey

    Shirley Bassey WHAT ARE YOU DOING THE REST OF YOUR LIFE

    Shirley Bassey: Four Decades of Song, EMI, 870 19563

  • Image for Robbie Williams

    Robbie Williams HAVE YOU MET MISS JONES

    SWING WHEN YOU'RE WINNING, CHRYSALIS, 536 826-2

  • Image for Amy Winehouse

    Amy Winehouse and Tony Bennett BODY AND SOUL

    DUETS II, RPM Records, 88697967672

  • LAWRENCE, STEVE AND EYDIE GORME TOGETHER

    WE'LL TAKE ROMANCE, MUSIC CLUB, MCCD-168

  • Image for Carly Simon

    Carly Simon SOMETHING WONDERFUL

    MY ROMANCE, ARISTA, 262-019

  • Image for Bernard Cribbins

    Bernard Cribbins I'VE GROWN ACCUSTOMED TO HER FACE

    THE VERY BEST OF BERNARD CRIBBINS, EMI GOLD, B0001-ZXM3G

  • Image for Pearl Bailey

    Pearl Bailey HEY THERE

    THE BEST OF THE ROULETTE YEARS, EMI, CDP-7964832

  • Image for Gertrude Lawrence

    Gertrude Lawrence and Noël Coward Love Scene Act 1 Someday I'll Find You

    Legends of the 20th Century: Noel Coward, EMI Records Ltd, 0724 3-499923 2 0

  • Image for Diana Krall

    Diana Krall S'WONDERFUL

    THE LOOK OF LOVE, VERVE, VERR-01127-2

  • Image for Robert Preston

    Robert Preston YA GOT TROUBLE

    THE MUSIC MAN (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST), ANGEL, ZDM-764663 2 3

  • Image for Ronnie Carroll

    Ronnie Carroll The One I Love Belongs To Somebody Else

    CARROLL CALLING, DIAMOND, GEMCD-027

  • Image for Barbra Streisand

    Barbra Streisand EVERGREEN

    A STAR IS BORN (SOUNDTRACK), COLUMBIA, 474905-2

  • Image for Vic Damone

    Vic Damone HOW DEEP IS THE OCEAN

    CLOSER THAN A KISS/THE GAME OF LOVE, COLUMBIA, 487-1902

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