The Inheritance Collection 2013
The Revd Richard Coles presents a selection of the stories and music featured on Saturday Live's Inheritance Tracks throughout 2013 from Queen of clean Aggie McKenzie, comedian Graham Fellowes aka John Shuttleworth, soul guitarist George Benson, singer Maria Friedman, musician Gary Barlow, Baroness Doreen Lawrence of Clarendon, Kite Runner author Khaled Hosseini, composer Django Bates, MOBOs founder Kanya King and baking supremo Mary Berry.
Producer: Lizz Pearson.
George Benson is a ten-time Grammy Award-winning American musician who began his professional career aged twenty-one, as a jazz guitarist. Since releasing his first album in 1964 he has gone on to release 36 records.
Baroness Doreen Lawrence
Django Bates is a multi-instrumentalist and band leader. Twenty-six years after his first Proms appearance, with his big band Loose Tubes, Django returned this summer to present The Study of Touch, a celebration of Charlie ‘Bird’ Parker.
Kanya King MBE
Kanya King is CEO and founder of the MOBO organisation, which has played a major role in bringing black music and culture to the mainstream. She founded the MOBO Awards in 1996 and was awarded an MBE for her services to the music industry in 1999.