MUSIC: Diamonds are Forever: The Don Black Songbook
Something for the diary - for those who can receive BBC4.
MUSIC: Diamonds are Forever: The Don Black Songbook, BBC 4, Friday 3rd January 2014
Time: 19:30 to 21:00 (1 hour and 30 minutes long)
Don Black, the lyricist behind a huge collection of popular hit songs including Diamonds are Forever, Born Free, Ben and Love Changes Everything, shares some fascinating insights into his life's work with Michael Grade, in between live performances of his songs by Brian May, Eliza Doolittle, Frances Ruffelle, Gary Wilmot, Gregory Porter, Katie Melua, Kerry Ellis, Laura Wright, Marc Almond, Maria Friedman, Marti Webb, Michael Ball, Only Men Aloud and Richard Stilgoe. Recorded at the Royal Festival Hall in London.
(Stereo, Widescreen, Subtitles)