The BBC Big Band

Formed 1964
The BBC Big Band
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1964
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The BBC Big Band

The BBC Big Band Biography (Wikipedia)

The BBC Big Band, originally known as the BBC Radio Big Band is a British big band run under the auspices of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). The band broadcasts exclusively on BBC Radio, particularly on BBC Radio 2's long-running series Big Band Special. It consists of professional musicians and is directed by a number of conductors. These include arranger and composer Barry Forgie, who has been the band's Musical Director since 1977, American jazz trombonist Jiggs Whigham, and guest musical directors.

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Hot Toddy
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Hot Toddy
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Azzurro
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Azzurro
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I’m Getting Sentimental Over You
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I’m Getting Sentimental Over You
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I’ll Never Smile Again
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I’ll Never Smile Again
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I've Never Been In Love Before
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I've Never Been In Love Before
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Do Nothing Til You Hear From Me
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Do Nothing Til You Hear From Me
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Begin the Beguine
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Begin the Beguine
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Gershwin Garland
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Gershwin Garland
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Song Of India
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Song Of India
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Sweet Georgia Brown
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Sweet Georgia Brown
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"In The Mood"
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"In The Mood"
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At Last
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At Last
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Little Brown Jug
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Little Brown Jug
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I Can’t Get Started
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I Can’t Get Started
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"The Woodchopper's Ball"
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"The Woodchopper's Ball"
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Don't Be That Way
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Don't Be That Way
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Don’t Sit Under The Apple Tree
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Don’t Sit Under The Apple Tree
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The Volga Boatmen
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The Volga Boatmen
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The Last Waltz
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The Last Waltz
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Charmaine
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Charmaine
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Oh Lady Be Good
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Oh Lady Be Good
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I Left My Heart In San Francisco
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I Left My Heart In San Francisco
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Alexander's Ragtime Band
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Alexander's Ragtime Band

Alexander's Ragtime Band

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Solos: Sammy Mayne alto/Martin Shaw flugel
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Memories Of You
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Memories Of You
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Jersey Bounce
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Jersey Bounce
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Moonlight serenade
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Moonlight serenade
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Blue Tango
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Blue Tango
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What Is This Thing Called Love
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What Is This Thing Called Love
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Perdido
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Perdido
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I Get A Kick Out Of You
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I Get A Kick Out Of You
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Tenderly
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Tenderly
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Tuxedo Junction
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Tuxedo Junction
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I Know Why
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I Know Why
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"Chattanooga Choo Choo"
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"Chattanooga Choo Choo"
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American Patrol
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American Patrol
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On The Sunny Side Of The Street
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On The Sunny Side Of The Street
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Will Ye No Come Back Again
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Will Ye No Come Back Again
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Scotch Broth
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Scotch Broth
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Upcoming Events

22
Jul
2018
BBC Big Band, Claire Martin
Kings Lynn Corn Exchange, Kings Lynn, UK

Past BBC Events

Friday Night is Music Night: 'Jump, Jive and Swing'
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Lyric Hammersmith
2016-07-25T20:45:04
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25
Jul
2016
Friday Night is Music Night: 'Jump, Jive and Swing'

Friday Night is Music Night: 'Jump, Jive and Swing'

Lyric Hammersmith
Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night is Music Night: Nelson Riddle
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Hackney Empire
2015-10-13T20:45:04
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13
Oct
2015
Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night is Music Night: Nelson Riddle

Friday Night is Music Night: Friday Night is Music Night: Nelson Riddle

19:30
Hackney Empire
The BBC Big Band presents A Swinging Christmas
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Town Hall, Birmingham
2014-12-16T20:45:04
16
Dec
2014

The BBC Big Band presents A Swinging Christmas

Town Hall, Birmingham
Proms 2007: Prom 35 - From Bards to Blues - A celebration of the Eightieth Birthdays of John Dankworth and Cleo Laine
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Royal Albert Hall
2007-08-08T20:45:04
8
Aug
2007

Proms 2007: Prom 35 - From Bards to Blues - A celebration of the Eightieth Birthdays of John Dankworth and Cleo Laine

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2001: Prom 45
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Royal Albert Hall
2001-08-23T20:45:04
23
Aug
2001

Proms 2001: Prom 45

Royal Albert Hall

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