The Merrymakers – British Light Classics

Fans of Light Music are well served on Classic FM this week, with this great new album of favourite music by the likes of Eric Coates, Ronald Binge and Arthur Bliss.

There are all sorts of well-known classics, alongside several Light Music discoveries, and John Brunning invites you to hear something from the album every evening this week at around 6.15.

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Don Ellis time signature asset

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