Blowing My Own Trumpet - The Kenny Ball Story

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2012062820150217 (R2)

Another chance to hear band leader and trumpeter Kenny Ball chat candidly to Clare Teal about his life and career which had seen him perform his own brand of traditional and Dixie jazz for over 50 years.

With contributions from Radio 2's very own Brian Matthew, who helped launch Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen on Easybeat; and Kenny's long-term musical partner and trombonist John Bennett.

Not forgetting, archive from the legendary Morecambe and Wise show and classic tracks plucked from his extensive back catalogue such as Samantha and Midnight in Moscow.

This documentary first broadcast on Radio 2 in June 2012.

2012062820150217 (R2)

Another chance to hear band leader and trumpeter Kenny Ball chat candidly to Clare Teal about his life and career which had seen him perform his own brand of traditional and Dixie jazz for over 50 years.

With contributions from Radio 2's very own Brian Matthew, who helped launch Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen on Easybeat; and Kenny's long-term musical partner and trombonist John Bennett.

Not forgetting, archive from the legendary Morecambe and Wise show and classic tracks plucked from his extensive back catalogue such as Samantha and Midnight in Moscow.

This documentary first broadcast on Radio 2 in June 2012.

2012062820130107

Band leader and trumpeter Kenny Ball joins Clare Teal for a candid chat about his life and career which has seen him perform his own brand of traditional and Dixie jazz for over 50 years.

With contributions from Radio 2's very own Brian Matthew, who helped launch Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen on Easybeat; and Kenny's long-term musical partner and trombonist John Bennett.

Not forgetting, archive from the legendary Morecambe and Wise and Jim'll Fix It, and classic tracks plucked from his extensive back catalogue such as Samantha and Midnight in Moscow.

This documentary first broadcast on Radio 2 in June 2012.

2012062820130107

Band leader and trumpeter Kenny Ball joins Clare Teal for a candid chat about his life and career which has seen him perform his own brand of traditional and Dixie jazz for over 50 years.

With contributions from Radio 2's very own Brian Matthew, who helped launch Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen on Easybeat; and Kenny's long-term musical partner and trombonist John Bennett.

Not forgetting, archive from the legendary Morecambe and Wise and Jim'll Fix It, and classic tracks plucked from his extensive back catalogue such as Samantha and Midnight in Moscow.

This documentary first broadcast on Radio 2 in June 2012.