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Celebrating David Bowie

Bob Harris presents a special celebrating the rock legend David Bowie. With actor, singer, and leading Bowie interpreter Tony Vincent and new symphonic scores of the greatest hits.

A special ‘Friday Night Is Music Night’ with the full sound of the 60 piece BBC Concert Orchestra plus rock band, this edition celebrates the life and work of David Bowie. Starring Tony Vincent (who made his name in ‘Rent’, then ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ and ‘We Will Rock You’) and conducted by Brent Havens, the concert is presented by the legendary Bob Harris, who was friends with Bowie when David was just starting out … Among Bob’s recollections, introducing the original backing track to ‘Space Oddity’ on a cassette player with David at a night club - to derision and apathy! The concert features new symphonic arrangements of Bowie classics including Ziggy Stardust, Life On Mars, Changes, Rebel Rebel, Under Pressure and celebrating it’s fiftieth anniversary, Space Oddity.

1 hour, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Blue Jean

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Space Oddity

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Let's Dance

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Star Man

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Ziggy Stardust

  • Tony Vincent, Jenna Lee-James & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Under Pressure

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Young American

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Heroes

  • John Phillips

    Boys from the South

    • Phillips 66.
    • Mercury Records Limited.
    • 7.
  • Ryuichi Sakamoto

    Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence

    • One World (Various Artists).
    • Global Records & Tapes.
  • David Bowie

    Absolute Beginners

    • The Ultimate 80's Ballads (Various Artists).
    • Polygram TV.
    • 4.
  • David Bowie

    Within You

    • The Original Soundtrack: Labyrinth.
    • EMI America.
    • 9.
  • Peter Gabriel

    The Feeling Begins

    • Passion: Music For The Last Temptation Of Christ.
    • Real World Records.
    • 1.
  • David Bowie

    A Small Plot of Land

    • Outside.
    • Sony Music Entertainment UK Ltd.
    • 4.
  • David Julyan

    The Prestige

    • The Prestige: Original Score.
    • EMI Records Limited.
    • 17.
  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Modern Love

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Fame

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Changes

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Golden Years

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Ashes To Ashes

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Fashion

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Suffragette City

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    China Girl

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Life On Mars

  • Tony Vincent & BBC Concert Orchestra Cb. Brent Havens

    Rebel Rebel

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