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With Danny Baker

Music and comedy with Alex Horne and his five-piece band. Danny Baker champions an instrument that will amuse. From February 2013.

Another series of the comedy show hosted by Alex Horne and his five piece band and specially written, original music.

This opening epsiode explores the theme of 'games' and guest stars Danny Baker who sings with the band and champions an instrument that can't fail to put a smile on your face.

Plus the funkiest song you're ever likely to hear about Chess; an Ode to Chris Hoy and music to exercise to.

With electric guitarist Ben Jones.

Alex's Horne Section are:

Trumpet/banjo .... Joe Auckland
Saxophone/clarinet ....Mark Brown
Double Bass/Bass .... Will Collier
Drums and Percussion .... Ben Reynolds
Piano/keyboard .... Ed Sheldrake

Producer: Julia McKenzie.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in February 2013.

30 minutes

Last on

Wednesday 22:30

Broadcasts

  • Sun 24 Feb 2013 19:15
  • Fri 1 Mar 2013 07:30
  • Fri 1 Mar 2013 22:00
  • Sat 2 Mar 2013 17:30
  • Sun 3 Mar 2013 05:30
  • Thu 5 Nov 2015 18:30
  • Thu 12 Nov 2015 07:30
  • Thu 12 Nov 2015 17:30
  • Thu 12 Nov 2015 22:00
  • Fri 13 Nov 2015 05:30
  • Sat 8 Apr 2017 22:30
  • Sun 2 Dec 2018 07:30
  • Sun 2 Dec 2018 17:30
  • Sun 2 Dec 2018 22:00
  • Mon 3 Dec 2018 05:30
  • Wednesday 22:30

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