Challenge Tim Lihoreau: 50 things to do at 50
1 August 2016, 10:17
When Classic FM's More Music Breakfast presenter Tim Lihoreau turned 50, we asked you to set him 50 extraordinary tasks to complete. Here are ten of the best challenges.
Here's the Top Ten so far of the extraordinary things he has got up to in his 50th birthday year:
1 Perform at Ronnie Scott's world famous jazz club
How cool is this? Tim made his debut at the legendary Soho club, playing Gershwin.
Tim Lihoreau makes his debut at Ronnie Scott's
For his 50th birthday year, Classic FM's More Music Breakfast host was set 50 extraordinary tasks to complete. One was to play at the world famous jazz club, Ronnie Scott's. And he did it.
2 Learn to play a new musical instrument
4 Record some of Shakespeare's sonnets
Michele Fry from Oxford suggested Tim record some of her favourite Shakespeare Sonnets. Listen here to Tim carrying out the task:
5 Do a link in Welsh at our Classic FM Live concert at the Wales Millennium Centre on 30 June
Tenor Wynne Evans helped with some coaching, and introduced Tim live on stage in Cardiff:
6 Dress up as his favourite musician for a day
7 Play a piece of music live on air
8 Draw a portrait of a fellow Classic FM presenter
9 Hold a snake
Thanks to Bristol Zoo Gardens, especially Daniel in the education team.
10 Go fishing and catch a carp on rod and line
Thanks to our fly fishing expert Martin: www.troutguide.co.uk