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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The BBC Big Band Tracks

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Matt Goss
When Will I Be Famous (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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When Will I Be Famous (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
The BBC Big Band
One O'Clock Jump (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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One O'Clock Jump (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
The BBC Big Band
Opus One (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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Opus One (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
The BBC Big Band
Rocky Theme (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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Rocky Theme (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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Sing Sing Sing (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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Sing Sing Sing (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
Matt Goss
I Owe You Nothing (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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I Owe You Nothing (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
Matt Goss
Just For A Change (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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Just For A Change (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
Matt Goss
If I Ain't Got You (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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If I Ain't Got You (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
Matt Goss
Hotel California (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
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Hotel California (BBC Proms in the Park 2018)
Hailey Tuck
Fine and Mellow
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Fine and Mellow
Joe Stilgoe
Our Kind Of Music
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Our Kind Of Music
Joe Stilgoe
Beatles Medley/ Hey Jude
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Beatles Medley/ Hey Jude
Hailey Tuck
Don't Think Twice It's Alright
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Don't Think Twice It's Alright
Gwyn Jay Allen
As Time Goes By
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As Time Goes By
Joe Stilgoe
Now You Has Jazz
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Now You Has Jazz
Joe Stilgoe
I Left My Heart In San Francisco
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I Left My Heart In San Francisco
Alison Jiear
The Way You Look Tonight
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The Way You Look Tonight
Joe Stilgoe Trio, The BBC Big Band & BBC Concert Orchestra
Top Hat, White Tie and Tails/Puttin On The Ritz
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Top Hat, White Tie and Tails/Puttin On The Ritz
The BBC Big Band
West Side Story Overture
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West Side Story Overture
Alison Jiear
Midnight Sun
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Midnight Sun
Gwyn Jay Allen
Jeepers Creepers
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Jeepers Creepers
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Love For Sale
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Love For Sale
Alison Jiear
Someone To Watch Over Me
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Someone To Watch Over Me
Gwyn Jay Allen
We Have All The Time In The World
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We Have All The Time In The World
Joe Stilgoe
I've Got You Under My Skin
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I've Got You Under My Skin
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Parkinson Theme Tune
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Parkinson Theme Tune
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Hot Toddy
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Hot Toddy
The BBC Big Band
Azzurro
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Azzurro
The BBC Big Band
I’m Getting Sentimental Over You
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I’m Getting Sentimental Over You
The BBC Big Band
I’ll Never Smile Again
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I’ll Never Smile Again
The BBC Big Band
I've Never Been In Love Before
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I've Never Been In Love Before
The BBC Big Band
Do Nothing Til You Hear From Me
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Do Nothing Til You Hear From Me
The BBC Big Band
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
The BBC Big Band
"The Woodchopper's Ball"
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"The Woodchopper's Ball"
The BBC Big Band
Don't Be That Way
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Don't Be That Way
The BBC Big Band
Don’t Sit Under The Apple Tree
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Don’t Sit Under The Apple Tree
The BBC Big Band
The Volga Boatmen
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The Volga Boatmen
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Past BBC Events

Friday Night is Music Night: 'Jump, Jive and Swing'
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Lyric Hammersmith
2016-07-25T18:04:52
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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
2015-10-13T18:04:52
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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
2014-12-16T18:04:52
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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
2007-08-08T18:04:52
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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
2001-08-23T18:04:52
23
Aug
2001

Proms 2001: Prom 45

Royal Albert Hall

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