Alex Horne Presents The Horne Section. Image shows from L to R: Drums (Ben Reynolds), Saxophone (Mark Brown), Alex Horne, Bass (Will Collier), Trumpet (Joe Auckland), Ed Sheldrake. Copyright: BBC
Alex Horne Presents The Horne Section

Alex Horne Presents The Horne Section

  • Radio comedy
  • BBC Radio 4 / BBC Radio 4 Extra
  • 2011 - 2014
  • 19 episodes (3 series)

Radio broadcast mixing comedy and music. Featuring Alex Horne and his five piece band. Stars Alex Horne, Joe Auckland, Mark Brown, Will Collier, Ben Reynolds and more.

Key details

Genre
Comedy
Broadcast
2011 - 2014
Channels
BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 4 Extra
Episodes
19 (1 pilot + 3 series)
Stars
Alex Horne, Joe Auckland, Mark Brown, Will Collier, Ben Reynolds, Joe Stilgoe and Ed Sheldrake
Writers
Alex Horne, Joe Auckland, Mark Brown, Will Collier, Ben Reynolds, Ed Sheldrake and Joe Stilgoe
Producers
Julia McKenzie and Charlie Perkins
Companies

Alex Horne brings his own five piece band, The Horne Section, to BBC Radio 4.

Featuring five musicians: Joe Auckland (trumpet and banjo), Mark Brown (sax and clarinet), Will Collier (double bass and guitar), Ben Reynolds (drums and percussion) and Joe Stilgoe (piano and keyboard) plus a different comedian guest each show, "there's more joy and jollity to be had here than any 28 minute show has the decency to expect."

Additional details

Production
Studio

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Monday 14th March 2011 at 11pm on BBC Radio 4
Most recent repeats

Recording details

  • BBC Radio Theatre

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