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David Attenborough special

Jarvis is joined by David Attenborough, who talks about a little-known series on folk music called The Song Hunter which he produced in the 1950s with Alan Lomax.

Jarvis is joined by Sir David Attenborough, the famed natural history film-maker.

As well as talking about the more obvious highlights of David's career, Jarvis will be largely touching upon a lesser known series on folk music called The Song Hunter that David produced in the fifties alongside the ethnomusicologist Alan Lomax.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Kraftwerk

    Morgenspaziergang

  • Fleet Foxes

    Meadowlarks

  • Julie Felix

    Going to the Zoo

  • Howlin’ Wolf

    Spoonful

  • Gorillaz

    Cloud Of Unknowing

  • David Bowie

    Cat People (Putting Out Fire)

  • This Mortal Coil

    Song To The Siren

  • Bob Dylan

    Man Gave Names To All The Animals

  • Rolf Harris

    War Canoe

  • Michael Gorman

    The Lark In The Morning

  • Bob Roberts

    Maggie May

  • Margaret Barry

    She Moved Through The Fair

  • Leadbely

    Goodnight Irene

  • Jo Stafford

    Goodnight Irene

  • Björk

    Human Behaviour

  • The Byrds

    Pretty Polly

  • Hank Mizell

    Jungle Rock

  • Jacques Loussier

    Fugue No. 2 in C Minro

  • Edward Williams

    Man, A Choice for the Future of Life on Earth?

  • Broadcast

    Echo's Answer

  • Woody Guthrie

    So Long It's Been Good To Know You

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