Program News

Musical Theatre Melodies - 17th June - "Goodbye, Mr. Chips"

Rob Morrison's next "Musical Theatre Melodies" broadcast on Tuesday, 17th June at 9 p.m. will feature Leslie Bricusse's "Goodbye, Mr. Chips", (based on the novella by James Hilton), from the original 1969 film soundtrack recording starring Peter O'Toole and Petula Clark.

This will be preceded by an introduction to the musical, (via telephone from France), by the Academy, Grammy and Ivor Novello Award-winning composer, lyricist, librettist and screenwriter - Leslie Bricusse.

And will be followed by a selection of songs from Leslie Bricusse's first full-length British movie musical score for "Three Hats For Lisa", from the original 1966 film soundtrack recording starring Joe Brown, Una Stubbs, Dave Nelson, Sophie Hardy and Sid James.