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SATURDAY LIVE: Inheritance Tracks Archive
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Lorna LuftSinger and actress Lorna Luft chose Tony Bennett's "I Left My Heart In San Francisco" and The Beatles' "I Want To Hold Your Hand".
Heston BlumenthalCulinary alchemist Heston Blumenthal inherited "My Friend The Wind" by Demis Roussos and plans to pass on "Love Has Finally Come At Last" by Bobby Womack.

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Richard CurtisScreenwriter & Comic Relief founder Richard Curtis chose Bing Crosby's "White Christmas" & Paul Simon's "Some Folks Lives' Roll Easy".

Red Nose Day 2009
Bruce CampbellB-movie icon Bruce Campbell chose "Theme from A Summer Place" by Percy Faith and "The Candy Man" by Sammy Davis, Jr.
Rod ArgentFounder member of The Zombies, Rod Argent chose Duke Ellington's 'Sophisticated Lady' and Bach's 'St Matthew Passion'.
 
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John ThomsonThe Fast Show and Cold Feet's John Thomson chose the theme from "Rupert The Bear" and Stanley Clarke's "Life Is Just A Game".
Gloria HunnifordGloria Hunniford chose "A String Of Pearls" by Glenn Miller and "Have I Told You Lately" by Van Morrison.
 
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Paul Anka60s teen idol Paul Anka chose two Frank Sinatra songs - "I've Got You Under My Skin" and his own "My Way".
Errol BrownHot Chocolate's Errol Brown chose 'Endlessly' by Brook Benton and his own song 'You Sexy Thing'.
Samantha BondSamantha Bond chose "Do I Love You" by Ella Fitzgerald and "The Very Thought Of You" by Nat King Cole.
Ruth Jones chose 'Lily the Pink' by The Scaffold and 'I Hope You Dance' by Lee Ann Womack.
George PelecanosNovelist & script writer George Pelecanos chose 'I've got You Under My Skin' sung by Frank Sinatra & 'Little Child Running Wild' by Curtis Mayfield. George Pelecanos' official site
Brian Enochose 'Jerusalem', a player piano version courtesy of Rex Lawson of the Pianola Institute and 'Peace Be Still' by Rev James Cleveland and the Angelic Choir.
Mary Costa played the voice of Princess Aurora in the 1959 Disney film Sleeping Beauty and she chose 'Somewhere Over The Rainbow' by Judy Garland and 'Let There Be Peace On Earth' sung by Aled Jones.
Jerry SpringerJerry Springer chose Tennessee Waltz by Patti Page & Coat Of Many Colours by Dolly Parton
Julie Walters chose Beethoven's 'Moonlight Sonata' (Piano Sonata No 14 in C minor) performed by Alfred Brendel and 'My Funny Valentine' by Cleo Laine.
Jeffery DeaverJeffery Deaver chose Greensleeves by Vaughan Williams and Rhapsody In Blue by Gershwin performed by Marcus Roberts

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Pam Ayres chose 'When The Guards Are On Parade' by Leslie Sarony and 'Mars For Evermore' by Johnny Collins.
Ex Duran Duran guitarist Andy Taylor chose 'Help' by The Beatles and 'Little Wing' by Jimi Hendrix.
Raymond BlancChef & restaurateur Raymond Blanc chose La Vie en Rose by Edith Piaf & Spiegel im Spiegel by Arvo Part
The Restaurant
A Taste Of My Life is published by Bantam Press, ISBN-13: 978-0593060360
Roger MooreSir Roger Moore chose Sobre Las Olas by Juventino Rosas played by the Orchestra of the Vienna Volksoper & My Way by Frank Sinatra
Philip GlassComposer Philip Glass chose La Création du Monde by Milhaud and one of his own compositions, Wichita Vortex Sutra.
Thomas KeneallyNovelist Thomas Keneally chose Danny Boy, sung by Hayley Westenra and Bailero from Songs of the Auvergne sung by Kiri Te Kanawa
TwiggyModel and fashion icon Twiggy chose 'The Laughing Policeman' by Charles Penrose and 'Yesterday' by The Beatles.
Bear GryllsBear Grylls chose 'Circle of Life' by Elton John and 'I'm a Believer' by The Monkees.
MozartListener Diana Sanderson chose the first aria of the Duke of Plaza-Toro from Gilbert and Sullivan's 'The Gondoliers' and the first aria from Papageno, Act 1, Mozart's 'The Magic Flute'.
David SimonDavid Simon - journalist, TV producer & writer of The Wire chose 'Still a Fool' by Muddy Waters,  & 'Tipitina' by Professor Longhair 

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Actor Eddie Marsan chose 'Morning of My Life' by John Holt and 'Feeling Good' by Nina Simone.

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Anna Wing as Lou Beale in EastendersAnna Wing, best known in her role as Lou Beale in Eastenders, chose 'All Things Bright & Beautiful' and 'He Shall Feed His Flock' from Handel's Messiah
Carl Honore chose 'Vesti La Giubba' from the opera Pagliacci by Ruggero Leoncavallo and 'Helpless' by Crosby Stills Nash & Young.
Dame Kelly HolmesDame Kelly Holmes chose 'Brown Girl in the Ring' by Boney M and 'I Believe' by Yolanda Adams on the Honey soundtrack
Listener Madeleine Brierley chose 'When I Fall In Love' by Nat King Cole and Bach's Prelude No 1 in C Major played by Jacques Loussier.
Chaka KhanSoul diva Chaka Khan chose 'Two Grey Rooms' by Joni Mitchell & her own version of 'I'm Every Woman'
Listener Jackie Carpenter chose 'Honeysuckle Rose' by Le Quintette du Hot Club de France with Django Reinhardt & Stephane Grapelli and 'Don't Come the Cowboy With Me, Sonny Jim' by Kirsty MacColl.
Louis de BernièresLouis de Bernières chose Radetzky March by Johan Strauss and Recuerdos de la Alhambra by Andres Segovia.
Terry Wogan chose 'The Floral Dance' by Peter Dawson and 'Heartbreak Hotel' by Elvis Presley.
Shami Chakrabarti is director of Liberty. Shami chose 'What a Wonderful World' by Louis Armstrong and 'I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free' by Nina Simone.
Sue CharmanListener Sue Charman chose Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata & Ae Fond Kiss from the album Glencoe by Steam Jenny.

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Eddy GrantReggae musician Eddy Grant chose Never Be Anyone Else by Ricky Nelson and his own song, Gimme Hope Jo'anna.
Inheritance TracksListener Brenda Coyle chose Macushla by John McCormack and Bedrich Smetana's Vltava.
Mary Wilson of The Supremes chose "I Wish You Love" by Gloria Lynne and "Here's To Life" by Shirley Horne.
Inheritance TracksListener Jack Clowes chose Time After Time by Chet Baker and Valse Hot by Clifford Brown.
Courtney PineCourtney Pine inherited Eastern Standard Time by Don Drummond and passes on Abolition Day by the Jazz Warriors
Malcolm Messiter chose the theme from Just A Minute ('The Minute Waltz' by Chopin) and Pasculli's 'La Favorita'.
David StarkeyDavid Starkey chose the 'Hallelujah' chorus of Handel's Messiah & the Carlos & Rodriguez duet from Verdi's Don Carlos
Jo Brand chose the 'Duet from the Pearl Fishers' by Bizet, performed by the Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, and 'Temporary Beauty' by Graham Parker.
Former prisoner Karim Dauda chose 'End Of The Road' by Boyz II Men and 'What's Going On' by Marvin Gaye.
Mike LeighMike Leigh chose George Formby's Bless 'Em All and Bob Dylan's Blowin' In the Wind.
Kathleen TurnerKathleen Turner chose 'Baby's Bed's A Silver Moon' (traditional) sung by Solveig Slettahjell and 'Undercover Lover' by Bubonic Souls.

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Les Dennis chose 'I Left My Heart In San Francisco' by Tony Bennett and 'In My Life' by The Beatles. Les's memoir is called 'Must the Show Go On?'.
KT TunstallListener Jenny Wood chose Louis Armstrong's 'What A Wonderful World' & KT Tunstall's 'Suddenly I See'
Dave SpikeyComedian Dave Spikey chose Overture to Tannheuser by Wagner & I Made It Through the Rain by Barry Manilow
CassetteListener Marie Millington chose 'Danny Boy' by Hayley Westenra and 'Losing My Religion' by R.E.M.
Helen DunmoreNovelist & poet Helen Dunmore chose 'Che Faro Senza Euridice' by Gluck, sung by Kathleen Ferrier & Schubert's 'Piano Trio in E Flat'.
Arthur SmithArthur Smith chose 'The Laughing Policemen' by Charles Penrose and 'The Wild Rover'.
Pauline McLynn chose 'Nothing Rhymed' by Gilbert O' Sullivan and 'The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba to Galway' by De Dannan.
Sylvia Kristel as EmmannuelleSylvia Kristel, best known for her role in the film Emmanuelle, chose 'Only You' by The Platters and 'Could It Be Magic' by Donna Summer
Prue Leith chose 'Ugly Duckling' by Danny Kaye and 'The Back of the Moon' by Miriam Makeba.
Listener Peter Holloway chose 'Alone Again Or' by Love and 'You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine' by Lou Rawls.
KD LangCanadian singer-songwriter & 4 time Grammy Award winner, k.d. lang shares her Inheritance Tracks: 'Crying' by Roy Orbison &'The Valley' by Jane Siberry. k.d.'s official website
Writer David Peace chose 'The Enigma Variations' by Elgar and 'Interlude' by Jan Dek.
Celine DionListener Annie Rimmer chose Because You Love Me by Celine Dion & Monteverdi's, Nisi Dominus played by the Boston Baroque Orchestra and conducted by Martin Pearlman
Charlie BrookerWriter, journalist and TV presenter Charlie Brooker chose 'Bodies' by the Sex Pistols and 'Lux Aeterna' from the soundtrack to Requiem for a Dream by Clint Mansell performed by the Kronos Quartet.
Nile RodgersMusician & songwriter Nile Rodgers chose by 'What'd I Say' by Ray Charles and 'We Are Family' by Sister Sledge
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