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Bandleader James Last bows out with final British shows

For more than half a century the composer and bandleader James Last has entertained fans with his brand of 'happy music' - selling around 80 million albums along the way.

But Last, who is now 85, has decided it is time to retire and his performances on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Royal Albert Hall will be his final shows in Britain.

David Sillito reports.

This report was first broadcast 31 March 2015

  • 31 Mar 2015
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