Victorian Top Of The Pops

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1978000020140106 (BBC7)
20140107 (BBC7)

Songs from the reign of Queen Victoria, with Joseph Cooper and the BBC Concert Orchestra.

Part of BBC Radio 4 Extra's tribute to the remarkable talent of writer and producer Charles Chilton, who died on 2 January 2013 at the age of 95.

Charles Chilton devised and produced over 150 specialist radio programmes, and this one features a selection of songs and piano pieces that made the 'charts' in his great-grandfather's day during the reign of Queen Victoria. With Joseph Cooper and the BBC Concert Orchestra.

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 1978.