The World On A String

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19910829]

Five programmes in which Geoffrey Smith looks at the long career of Stephane Grappelli.

1: The formation of the Quintet of the Hot Club of France in 1934, and recording sessions with violinist Eddie South.

Producer Derek Drescher

Stereo (First broadcast on Radio 3)

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

Violinist: Eddie South.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910829]

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

Violinist: Eddie South.

Producer: Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910905]

The second of five programmes in which

Geoffrey Smith looks at the long career of the jazz violinist Stephane Grappelli Producer Derek Drescher

(First broadcast on Radio 3)

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

Violinist: Stephane Grappelli

Producer: Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910905]

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

Violinist: Stephane Grappelli

Producer: Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910912]

Geoffrey Smith presents five programmes on the French jazz violinist Stephane Grappelli.

3: In 1954, Grappelli left Britain to live in Paris again where he began to work with the younger generation of jazz musicians, including

Jean-Luc Ponty. He also recorded with Joe Venuti , Stuff Smith , Gary Burton and Duke Ellington.

Producer Derek Drescher. Stereo (First broadcast on Radio 3)

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

Violinist: Stephane Grappelli.

Unknown: Jean-Luc Ponty.

Unknown: Joe Venuti

Unknown: Stuff Smith

Unknown: Gary Burton

Producer: Derek Drescher.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910912]

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

Violinist: Stephane Grappelli.

Unknown: Jean-Luc Ponty.

Unknown: Joe Venuti

Unknown: Stuff Smith

Unknown: Gary Burton

Producer: Derek Drescher.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910919]

Geoffrey Smith presents five programmes on jazz violinist Stephane Grappelli. 4: The early 70s.

Producer Derek Drescher

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

Violinist: Stephane Grappelli.

Producer: Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910919]

Unknown: Geoffrey Smith

Violinist: Stephane Grappelli.

Producer: Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910926]

In this final programme on the celebrated French jazz violinist

Stephane Grappelli , Geoffrey Smith looks at some of the partnerships Grappelli has had in more recent years. Producer Derek Drescher. Stereo (First broadcast on Radio 3)

Contributors

Violinist: Stephane Grappelli

Violinist: Geoffrey Smith

Producer: Derek Drescher.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910926]

Violinist: Stephane Grappelli

Violinist: Geoffrey Smith

Producer: Derek Drescher.