Faith In An Elevator

He's gone down in music history as the man who invented Elevator Music.

The life of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, born April 1908, is celebrated by Dr Richard Niles and guests.

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20080403

He's gone down in music history as the man who invented Elevator Music. The life of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, born April 1908, is celebrated by Dr Richard Niles and guests.

1/3. Arrangers Nick Ingman and John Altman and The Feeling's bassist Rich Jones discuss Theme From a Summer Place, and singer KT Tunstall drops by to hear how her hit single Suddenly I See sounds after it's been given the Percy Faith treatment.

20080408

He's gone down in music history as the man who invented Elevator Music. The life of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, born April 1908, is celebrated by Dr Richard Niles and guests.

2/3. Featuring Faith's Delicado, and re-arranging Colin McIntyre's You're A Star.

20080415

He's gone down in music history as the man who invented Elevator Music.

The life of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, born April 1908, is celebrated by Dr Richard Niles and guests.

3/3.

Featuring Faith's Theme from Moulin Rouge, and re-arranging Richard Hawley's Tonight the Streets Are Ours.

He's gone down in music history as the man who invented Elevator Music. The life of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, born April 1908, is celebrated by Dr Richard Niles and guests.

3/3. Featuring Faith's Theme from Moulin Rouge, and re-arranging Richard Hawley's Tonight the Streets Are Ours.

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He's gone down in music history as the man who invented Elevator Music.

The life of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, born April 1908, is celebrated by Dr Richard Niles and guests.Arrangers Nick Ingman and John Altman and The Feeling's bassist Rich Jones discuss Theme From a Summer Place, and singer KT Tunstall drops by to hear how her hit single Suddenly I See sounds after it's been given the Percy Faith treatment.

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He's gone down in music history as the man who invented Elevator Music.

The life of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, born April 1908, is celebrated by Dr Richard Niles and guests.Dr Richard Niles celebrates the life and music of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, who was born in 1908, and has gone down in music history as the man who invented elevator music.

In episode one, arrangers Nick Ingman and John Altman, and The Feeling's bassist Rich Jones discuss Faith's best-selling Theme From a Summer Place. Singer Amy MacDonald also drops by to hear how her hit single This Is The Life sounds after it's been given the Percy Faith treatment.

This three-part series first broadcast on Radio 2 in 2008.

Nick Ingman, John Altman and Rich Jones discuss Theme From A Summer Place.

Arrangers Nick Ingman and John Altman and The Feeling's bassist Rich Jones discuss Theme From a Summer Place, and singer KT Tunstall drops by to hear how her hit single Suddenly I See sounds after it's been given the Percy Faith treatment.

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Featuring Faith's Delicado, and re-arranging Colin McIntyre's You're A Star.

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Dr Richard Niles celebrates the life and music of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, who was born in 1908, and has gone down in music history as the man who invented elevator music.

In episode two, arrangers Nick Ingman and John Altman and The Feeling's bassist Rich Jones discuss Faith's Latin hit Delicado. Singer Colin MacIntyre also drops by to hear how his song You're A Star sounds after it's been given the Percy Faith treatment.

Featuring Faith's Delicado, and re-arranging Colin McIntyre's You're a Star.

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Dr Richard Niles celebrates the life and music of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, who was born in 1908, and has gone down in music history as the man who invented elevator music.

In the final episode arrangers John Altman and Nick Ingman, and The Feeling's bassist Rich Jones discuss Faith's chart-topping Theme From Moulin Rouge. And Sheffield's finest, Richard Hawley, drops by to listen to the Percy Faith style arrangement of his song Tonight The Streets Are Ours.

Dr Richard Niles celebrates the Canadian arranger, with Faith's Theme from Moulin Rouge.

He's gone down in music history as the man who invented Elevator Music.

The life of the late and great Canadian arranger Percy Faith, born April 1908, is celebrated by Dr Richard Niles and guests.

3/3.

Featuring Faith's Theme from Moulin Rouge, and re-arranging Richard Hawley's Tonight the Streets Are Ours.