Presented by Douglas Coombes, Variations offers a wide selection of music – classical, opera, operetta, musical theatre, film music and much more. There will be competitions local, national and international news, interviews and book, CD and DVD reviews. Also there will be competitions. If you have a request or a question, something that puzzles or mystifies you about music, let Douglas know and he will do his best to answer it.
Studio Tel - 01767 260111
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Where was your first broadcast from?
BBC, London for BBC Education. For 20 years I was a music producer, writer and often broadcaster of such programmes as Time and Tune and Singing Together
What Was The First Record You Ever Bought?
Brahms Piano concerto played by Solomon and the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Issay Dobrowen
Too many to mention
Henry V with Laurence Olivier
What Is Your Main Occupation?
Full time composer and conductor
When I have time, watching cricket and rugby, two sports I used to play; also directing two amateur choirs – St. Mary Singers (Potton) and The Amici Singers (Biggleswade)