Alex Horne Presents The Horne Section

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Edinburgh 20122012090220130827
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A one-off Edinburgh special of music and comedy from Alex Horne and his 5 piece band. With special guests Al Murray and poet Tim Key.

Alex Horne.... Host

Joe Auckland.... Trumpet and Banjo

Mark Brown.... Saxophone and guitar

Will Collier.... Bass

Ben Reynolds.... Drums

Joe Stilgoe.... Keyboards

Al Murray.... Guest

Tim Key.... Guest

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

An Edinburgh special from the comedian and his band, with guests Al Murray and Tim Key.

05Alex Horne Presents The Horne Section New Year2013123120140101

Comedian Alex Horne is joined by his 5 piece band to kick off the New Year's Eve celebrations with comedy, original live music and special guests.

Producer: Julia Mckenzie.

Comedian Alex Horne is joined by his 5 piece band to kick off the New Year's Eve celebrations with comedy, original live music and guests comedian Milton Jones, vocal gymnast Beardyman and singer and comedian Jenny Bede.

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Comedian Alex Horne (from BBC 4's We Need Answers) brings his 5 piece jazz band to Radio 4 in this one-off audience show that combines comedy, improvisation, storytelling and music. Alex and the band explore the fantasies of a computer programmer; try combat aerobics for the over 60s; learn to speak 'jazz' and journey into space. Meanwhile special guest, the explorer Benedict Allen, finds out if music can enhance his rumble in the jungle.

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Comedian Alex Horne and five-piece jazz band are joined by guest David O'Doherty.

Comedian Alex Horne is joined by his own five-piece jazz band for a brand new series of music and comedy. The band will be joined by guest David O'Doherty.

Alex Horne is joined by his 5 piece jazz band for a new series of music and comedy.

Alex Horne is joined by his 5 piece jazz band for a new series of music and comedy. The band will be joined by Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Nick Helm.

In a new brand music comedy series comedian Alex Horne and his 5 piece band give us a latin lesson; ponder the language that unifies us all and guest stand-up David O Doherty takes us for a noisy ride in the quiet carriage.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet.... Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Joe Stilgoe

Guest performer.... David O'Doherty

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

Comedian Alex Horne and his five-piece jazz band are joined by guest David O'Doherty.

0101With Guest David O'doherty20120305 (BBC7)
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Comedian Alex Horne and his five-piece jazz band are joined by guest David O'Doherty.

In a new brand music comedy series comedian Alex Horne and his 5 piece band give us a latin lesson; ponder the language that unifies us all and guest stand-up David O Doherty takes us for a noisy ride in the quiet carriage.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet.... Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Joe Stilgoe

Guest performer.... David O'Doherty

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

0102With Guest Nick Helm2012031220131006
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Comedian Alex Horne and his five-piece jazz band are joined by guest Nick Helm.

Comedian Alex Horne is joined by his own 5 piece band for a brand new series of music and comedy. The band will be joined by Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee guest Nick Helm, and explore the relationship between man and dog and dinosaurs and puns.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet.... Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Joe Stilgoe

Guest performer.... Nick Helm.

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

0102With Guest Nick Helm2012031220120313
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The band will be joined by Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee guest Nick Helm, and explore the relationship between man and dog and dinosaurs and puns.

Comedian Alex Horne is joined by his own 5 piece jazz band for a brand new series of music and comedy. The band will be joined by Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee guest Nick Helm, and explore the relationship between man and dog and dinosaurs and puns.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Joe Stilgoe

Guest performer....Nick Helm

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

Comedian Alex Horne and his five-piece jazz band are joined by guest Nick Helm.

0103With Guest Isy Suttie2012031920131013
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Comedian Isy Suttie guest stars, as the band pack their bags and get ready to travel.

Comedian Alex Horne is joined by his own 5 piece jazz band for a brand new series of music and comedy. This time they make music on the subject of 'hard water'; shine a spotlight on the troubled life of the double bassist and reveal the haunting sound of the 'ocarina'. The band are joined by guest comedian Isy Suttie who persuades Alex to sing in a duet...

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Joe Stilgoe

Guest....Isy Suttie

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

0104 LASTKevin Eldon2012032620120627
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Comedian Alex Horne is joined by his own 5 piece jazz band for a brand new series of music and comedy. The band will be joined by comedian Kevin Eldon.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Joe Stilgoe

Guest performer....Kevin Eldon

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

Comedian Alex Horne is joined by his own 5 piece jazz band for a brand new series of music and comedy. Kevin Eldon is guest as the band get frisky with English food; attempt some interactive cooking and find unexpected rhythm in a Jamie Oliver tapas set.

Guest.... Kevin Eldon

Comedian Kevin Eldon guest stars, while the band celebrate sexy English food and cook live

The band will be joined by guest comedian Kevin Eldon.

0104 LASTWith Guest Kevin Eldon2012032620131020
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Comedian Kevin Eldon guest stars, while the band celebrate sexy English food and cook live

Comedian Alex Horne is joined by his own 5 piece jazz band for a brand new series of music and comedy. Kevin Eldon is guest as the band get frisky with English food; attempt some interactive cooking and find unexpected rhythm in a Jamie Oliver tapas set.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Joe Stilgoe

Guest.... Kevin Eldon

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

0201With Guest Danny Baker2013022420130301 (BBC7)
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New series of the uplifting live music and comedy show with a different guest each episode

New series of the comedy show hosted by Alex Horne and his five piece band and specially written, original music. Guests across this series include Phill Jupitus, Charlie Baker, Nick Mohammed, Doc Brown, Matt Lucas and Danny Baker.

The first 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.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Ed Sheldrake

Guest performers.... Danny Baker and Ben Jones

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

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Alex and his five-piece band explore the body, with help from Phill Jupitus and Lady Lykez

New series of the comedy show hosted by Alex Horne and his five piece band and specially written, original music. Guests across this series include Phill Jupitus, Charlie Baker, Nick Mohammed, Doc Brown, Matt Lucas and Danny Baker.

This second episode explores the theme of 'the body' including songs on shampoo, beards and catarrh. Guest starring Phill Jupitus who sings with the band and reads a poem, plus a rap from Lady Lykez.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Ed Sheldrake

Guest performers.... Phill Jupitus and Lady Lykez

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

0203With Guest Charlie Baker2013031020130315 (BBC7)
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New series of the comedy show hosted by Alex Horne and his five piece band and specially written, original music. Guests across this series include Phill Jupitus, Charlie Baker, Nick Mohammed, Doc Brown, Matt Lucas and Danny Baker.

This third episode explores the theme of love including songs on chat up lines and romance in Bognor as well as a foray into drum and bass and a look at the history of the flute. Guest starring Charlie Baker who deconstructs a classic love song.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Ed Sheldrake

Guest performer.... Charlie Baker

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

Alex and his band explore the theme of love, with help from comedian Charlie Baker.

0204With Guest Nick Mohammed2013031720130322 (BBC7)
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New series of the comedy show hosted by Alex Horne and his five piece band and specially written, original music. Guests across this series include Phill Jupitus, Charlie Baker, Nick Mohammed, Doc Brown, Matt Lucas and Danny Baker.

This fourth episode explores the theme of destiny including songs on allergies and chance meetings as well as showcasing Alex Horne's skills as a dream interpreter. Guest starring comedian Nick Mohammed who plays with the band and has a trick up his sleeve.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Ed Sheldrake

Guest performer.... Nick Mohammed and The Middle School Choir from Hall School, Hampstead

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

Alex and his band explore the theme of destiny, with help from comedian Nick Mohammed.

0205With Guest Doc Brown2013032420130329 (BBC7)
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Alex and his band explore the theme of children, with help from comedian Doc Brown.

New series of the comedy show hosted by Alex Horne and his five piece band and specially written, original music. Guests across this series include Phill Jupitus, Charlie Baker, Nick Mohammed, Doc Brown, Matt Lucas and Danny Baker.

This fifth episode explores the theme of children including songs on George Formby, the alphabet and Rastafarians. Guest starring Doc Brown who raps with the band and talks to whales.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Ed Sheldrake

Guest performer.... Doc Brown

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

0206 LASTWith Guests Matt Lucas And Liane Carroll2013033120130405 (BBC7)
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Alex and his band explore the theme of seasons. With Matt Lucas and Liane Carroll.

New series of the comedy show hosted by Alex Horne and his five piece band and specially written, original music. Guests across this series include Phill Jupitus, Charlie Baker, Nick Mohammed, Doc Brown, Matt Lucas and Danny Baker.

This sixth episode explores the theme of the four seasons. Guest starring Matt Lucas who performs some songs with the band and jazz singer Liane Carroll who is conducted by Alex with the aid of a ping pong ball.

Host.... Alex Horne

Trumpet/banjo.... Joe Auckland

Saxophone/clarinet....Mark Brown

Double Bass/Bass.... Will Collier

Drums and Percussion.... Ben Reynolds

Piano/keyboard.... Ed Sheldrake

Guest performers.... Matt Lucas and Liane Carroll

Producer.... Julia McKenzie.

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For the first show in the new series stand-up Alex Horne and his band explore the theme of technology through live music and comedy, with songs about a record player, hoover and a teasmaid amongst others. They're joined by guest comedians Sara Pascoe and James Acaster.

Host...Alex Horne

Band...Joe Auckland, Mark Brown, Will Collier, Ben Reynolds, Ed Sheldrake

Guest... Tom Basden

Producer... Julia McKenzie.

Alex and his band present music and comedy, with guests Sara Pascoe and James Acaster.

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For the second show in the new series stand-up Alex Horne and his band explore the theme of home and leisure through live music and comedy, with songs about radiators, a pork pie and Wayne Rooney amongst others. They're joined by guest comedian Tom Basden.

Host...Alex Horne

Band...Joe Auckland, Mark Brown, Will Collier, Ben Reynolds, Ed Sheldrake

Guest... Tom Basden

Producer... Julia McKenzie.

Alex and his band explore the theme of home and leisure, with guest comedian Tom Basden.

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Stand-up Alex Horne and his 5-piece band explore fashion and trends through live music and comedy. This week there's a ceilidh and songs about Alex's car and the first dance at his wedding amongst others. They're joined by special guest comedian Marcus Brigstocke and singer Vula Malinga.

Host... Alex Horne

Band... Joe Auckland, Mark Brown, Will Collier, Ben Reynolds, Ed Sheldrake

Guest... Marcus Brigstocke and Vula Malinga

Producer... Charlie Perkins.

Alex Horne and his band present music and comedy with special guest Marcus Brigstocke.

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Music and comedy presented by Alex Horne and his 5-piece band. This week they tackle the theme of money, shopping and consumerism with an advert for milk, a sea shanty and a song about cheese dreams. They're joined by special guest comedian Adam Buxton.

Host... Alex Horne

Band... Joe Auckland, Mark Brown, Will Collier, Ben Reynolds, Ed Sheldrake

Guests... Adam Buxton and Saxophonist Pedro

Producer... Charlie Perkins.

Alex and the band explore money, shopping and consumerism. With special guest Adam Buxton.

0305Cariad Lloyd And Gwyneth Herbert2014060320140610 (BBC7)
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Music and comedy from host Alex Horne and his 5-piece band, with special guest comedian Cariad Lloyd and singer Gwyneth Herbert. This week's theme is The Tudors versus The Vikings featuring a battle, a huge motivational song and a prequel to a Barry Manilow's Copacabana.

Host... Alex Horne

Band... Joe Auckland, Mark Brown, Will Collier, Ben Reynolds, Ed Sheldrake

Guests... Cariad Lloyd and Gwyneth Herbert

Producer... Charlie Perkins.

Music and comedy from host Alex Horne and his band, with special guest Cariad Lloyd.

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For the first show in the new series stand-up Alex Horne and his band explore the theme of miscellaneous mysterious things with live music and comedy, with songs about aliens, de ja vu and life from a fly's perspective. They're joined by guest comedian Terry Alderton.