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June 6, 2014

7.0pm World News Today (S)

7.30 John Ogdon: Living With Genius (S) A family portrait of the celebrated pianist and composer, focusing on his musical partnership with his wife Brenda Lucas Ogdon.

8.30 John Ogdon: A Musical Tribute (S) Katie Derham presents a recital of some of the pianist's favourite repertoire, performed by Peter Donohoe in the Music Room at Champs Hill, West Sussex.

9.0 You've Got A Friend: The Carole King Story (S) The influential singer gives an account of her own life, looking back on her success writing songs with then husband Gerry Goffin in the 1960s.

10.0 Singer-Songwriters At The BBC (R) (S) Archive performances by Leonard Cohen, Julie Felix, Sandy Denny, John Martyn, Don McLean, Tim Buckley, Joni Mitchell, Elton John and Paul Simon.

11.0 Still Bill: The Bill Withers Story (Damani Baker, Alex Vlack, 2009) (S) The story of the former factory worker who discovered he had a talent for writing soul classics.

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Source: Guardian (UK)

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