The Right Note

Episodes

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The Greatest Overture19991202

In the last of two programmes Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music. `The Greatest Overture'. With guests Michael Berkley, Mark Elder and Anthony Payne.

03The Greatest Film Score1999072519990807

Six programmes in which Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music. 3: `The Greatest Film Score'.

03The Greatest Film Score1999080119990814

In a six-part series, Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music. 3: `The Greatest Film Score'. This week, two distinguished film composers and a film director discuss the greatest scores.

04The Greatest Hymn2000051420000527

In a six-part series Mary Allen talks to musical experts who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music. 4: `The Greatest Hymn'. Whoever claimed that the Devil has all the best tunes was never a member of the school choir. As well as rousing words, hymns also have some of the best tunes around. With Howard Goodall, Ralph Alwood, Richard Stilgoe and Martin Neary

04The Greatest Hymn2000052120000603

Series in which Mary Allen talks to musical experts who offer their nominations for a particular genre of music. 5: `The Worst Song Ever Recorded'.

04The Greatest Waltz1999080819990821

Six programmes in which Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music. 4: `The Greatest Waltz'.

05The Hottest Jazz Piano Number1999081519990828

Six programmes in which Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music.

5:`The Hottest Jazz Piano Number'.

05The Worst Song Ever Recorded2000052120000603

Series in which Mary Allen talks to musical experts who offer their nominations for a particular genre of music. 5: `The Worst Song Ever Recorded'.

05The Worst Song Ever Recorded2000052820000610

Last programme of the series in which Mary Allen talks to music experts who nominate the finest example of a particular genre of music. Featuring suggestions for the greatest symphony. / In a six-part series Mary Allen talks to musical experts who offer their nominations in a particular genre of music. 5: `The Worst Song Ever Recorded'.

06The Greatest Overture1999082219990904

The last of six programmes in which Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music. `The Greatest Overture'.

06The Greatest Symphony2000060420000617

In the last programme of the series, Mary Allen talks to music experts who offer their nominations in a particular genre of music. `The Greatest Symphony'.

199C01The Best Musical Showstopper1997071819990724

What is the greatest tenor aria or the finest film score? In a six-part series, Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music.

1: `The Best Musical Showstopper'.

199C01The Best Musical Showstopper1999071819990724

In a six-part series, Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her that their selection is the finest example of a particular genre of music.

2: `The Greatest Tenor Aria'.

199C02The Greatest Tenor Aria1999071819990731

In a six-part series, Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her that their selection is the finest example of a particular genre of music.

2: `The Greatest Tenor Aria'.

199C02The Greatest Tenor Aria1999072519990807

In a six-part series, Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music.

2: `The Greatest Tenor Aria'.

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In a six-part series Mary Allen talks to musical experts who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music.

1: The Greatest Military March.

A former general, a pipe major and a band leader all cast their votes and play excerpts from their particular choices.

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In a six-part series Mary Allen talks to musical experts who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music.

2: The Greatest Piano Concerto.

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In a six-part series Mary Allen talks to musical experts who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music.

2: The Greatest Piano Concerto.

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200B03The Greatest Hymn2000051420000527

In a six-part series, Mary Allen talks to musical experts who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music.

3: The Greatest Protest Song.

X01The Jazz Piano Number19991125

In two programmes Mary Allen talks to celebrated composers, conductors and performers who attempt to convince her of the finest example of a particular genre of music. 1: `The Jazz Piano Number'. With guests Julian Joseph, Stan Tracey and Horace Silver