Secombe, Harry

Last Edited: 22-Dec-2014 A Global British Comedy Collaborative document. Edited by John Lucas
Broadcast source is BBC Radio Four unless otherwise indicated. Recording quality is considered good unless otherwise indicated.

Date
Title
Cast
Parameters
17-Dec-2005
19-May-2007
Twice Brightly
Christian Patterson, Dominic Frisby, Philip Jackson,
Becky Hindley, Katy Secombe, Ella Smith, Gerard
McDermott, John Cummins, Geoffrey Beevers,
Carolyn Pickles
Music performed by Colin Sell, Paul Girbow,
Raymond Swinfield and Henry Lowther
dramatized by David Secombe
Director Steven Canny
Producer Claire Grove
57:22, 107444, S
BBC R4X
05-Sep-2011 to
09-Sep-2011
Goon Abroad
written and read by Harry Secombe
abridged by Elizabeth Proud
produced by Enyd Williams

13:06, 12292, S
13:02, 15291, S
13:24, 12570, S
13:18, 12474, S
13:05, 12268, S

Strawberries and Cream
written and read by Harry Secombe 82:20, 19301, M
86:51, 20358, M

Introducing the Phenomenal Voice
of Harry Secombe
  1. Pickwick If I Ruled the World
  2. Kismet Stranger in Paradise
  3. Student Prince Drinking Song
  4. King and I Hello Young Lovers
  5. South Pacific This Nearly Was Mine
  6. Boys from Syracuse
    Falling in Love with Love
  7. Carousel If I Loved You
  8. Show Boat Make Believe
  9. Sound of Music Climb Ev'ry
    Mountain
  10. Vagabond King Song of the
    Vagabonds
  11. South Pacific Younger than
    Springtime
  12. Carousel You'll Never Walk Alone

Harry Secombe
conducted by Wally Stott
Philips 600-175
  1. 2:34, 2409, s
  2. 2:39, 2489, s
  3. 1:54, 1785, s
  4. 3:21, 3147, s
  5. 3:15, 3050, s
  6. 2:20, 2191, s
  7. 4:05, 3842, s
  8. 2:43, 2562, s
  9. 2:04, 1943, s
  10. 1:59, 1872, s
  11. 2:25, 2271, s
  12. 2:53, 2713, s


Secombe Sings Opera
no information

  1. 2:51, 668, M
  2. 2:13, 522, M
  3. 2:36, 612, M
  4. 2:20, 550, M
  5. 2:52, 673, M
  6. 3:16, 765, M
  7. 3:14, 757, M
  8. 2:59, 701, M
  9. 2:40, 625, M
  10. 3:30, 822, M
  11. 2:38, 2481, M
  12. 2:53, 2708, M

Documentaries and Collateral Material
Date Title Cast Parameters
BBC WS
Short wave
26-Dec-1978 
Secombe - A Guide To World Service Listening  Harry Secombe  Short wave
31:24, 7362, m 
BBC R2
27-May-2001
Harry Makes Me Smile
Tribute to Sir Harry, parts 1 and 2
Jimmy Tarbuck
produced by Graham Pass
27:47, 6485, m
28:37, 6679, m
BBC TV1
1997
Wild about Harry

Soundtrack only
49:16, 11551, M