FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: The TV Room
The recording includes the 11.10pm BBC Two junction.
[00:00:00] PROGRAMME: Jan Leeming presents the late Saturday night BBC Two news summary.
[00:02:01] PROGRAMME GRAPHIC: standard BBC One slide for Olympic Games.
BBC One’s coverage of this year’s Games starts tonight at 12.20am, with the Opening Ceremony from Los Angeles.
[00:02:17] GRAPHIC: a national weather summary graphic.
[00:02:46] PROGRAMME: one of the in-vision links provided by Humphrey Lyttelton and Russell Davies during the two days of jazz programming, titled Jazz on a Summer’s Day.
The link starts with the short title sequence for the two-day strand.
We then have a preview of some programmes coming up tomorrow evening:
7.45pm The Sound of Miles Davis.
8.10pm Jammin’ the Blues.
8.25pm Laughin’ Louis.
9.40pm The Sound of Jazz.
10.30pm The Benny Goodman Story.
12.20am Jazz at the 100 Club.
Humphrey and Russell then discuss the next programme (from which the weekend of programmes takes its name): Jazz on a Summer’s Day.
A record of the four days of the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival. Produced by Bert Stern.
PICTURED: Jazz on a Summer's Day opening titles. COPYRIGHT: BBC.