Saturday, October 30, 2010

Killing Me Softly With His Song: Next on TV CONFIDENTIAL

Grammy and Emmy Award-winning Charles Fox will be our special guest on the next edition of TV CONFIDENTIAL, premiering Monday, Nov. 1 at 9pm ET, 6pm PT on Shokus Internet Radio, with encore presentations Tuesday, Nov. 2 at 11:05pm ET, 8:05pm on PIV World Radio, Friday, Nov. 5 at 7pm ET and PT on Share-a-Vision Radio,, plus three times a day on through Sunday, Nov. 7.

One of the most accomplished composers of the late 20th century, Charles Fox is the man who wrote such classics as “I Got a Name,” “Ready to Take a Chance Again” and one of the most performed songs ever, “Killing Me Softly with His Song.”Charles Fox has also scored more than 100 motion pictures and television series, including Goodbye, Columbus, Barbarella, Foul Play, One on One, The Last American Hero and The Other Side of the Mountain, as well as wrote the theme songs for such iconic TV shows as Love, American Style, Happy Days, Laverne and Shirley, Wonder Woman and The Love Boat, as well as the original theme to ABC’s Monday Night Football and the signature music for ABC’s Wide World of Sports.Charles Fox is also the author of Killing Me Softly: My Life in Music, a wonderful book that is not only filled with stories of his collaborations with Garry Marshall, Colin Huggins, Thomas L. Miller and Edward K. Milkis, Jerry Goldsmith, Jim Croce, Barry Manilow, Lena Horne, Fred Astaire and other music and TV legends, but is also a loving tribute to the teacher who mentored him, French composer and conductor Nadia Boulanger. We’ll be talking about Charles’ work with Mlle. Boulanger, as well as his life in music, film and television, when he joins us during our second hour.

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