WorldCat Identities

Grade, Michael Ian 1943-

Works: 9 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 430 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  History  Biography 
Roles: Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1992.3.G7, 791.45750941
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Michael Ian Grade
Most widely held works by Michael Ian Grade
British television : an illustrated guide by Tise Vahimagi( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reference book, Co-pub. w/British Film Institute
Glasgow's lost theatre : the story of the Britannia Music Hall by Judith Bowers( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British comedy classics( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LWT South Bank show, Johnnie Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This episode of the British music TV documentary show "South Bank show" (Parts 1-3) features the biography of 1950's pop sensation Johnnie Ray, whose perfomance and music had greatly influenced rock artists such as Elvis Presley. Many of Johnnie Ray's contemporaries, old childhood friends, and fellow performers share their recollections of him, a formidable performer and talented songwriter often overshadowed in rock history, due to his personal life. The show was sponsored by Taylors of Harrogate Coffee. Featured song and television excerpts: "Cry" (Ed Sullivan Show 1952), "Take the A train" (performed by Duke Ellington), 1956 interview on "Person to person with Ed Murrow", "Wheel of fortune" (performed by Kay Starr), Louis Jordan's "Let the good times roll" (unidentified performer), "Paths of paradise" (The big shot, 1956), "The little white cloud that cried", "Teardops from my eyes" (sung by Ruth Brown), "Tweedle Dee" (sung by LaVern Baker), "She didn't say nothin' at all", "Tell the lady goodbye", "Whiskey and gin", "I'm gonna walk with my Lord" (Ed Sullivan Show 1953), "Walkin' my baby back home", "All of me", "I'll never fall in love again", "Let's walk that-a-way" (with Doris Day), "My heart cries for you" (performed by the Beverley Sisters), "Please don't talk about me when I'm gone", "Such a night", "Alexander's ragtime band" ; "After you get what you want" (performed by Marilyn Monroe) ; "If you believe" (from the 1954 motion picture musical "There's no business like show business"), "A sinner am I", Look homeward angel", "Mystery train" (performed by Elvis Presley), Elvis Presley bit (from 1956 Shower of Stars clip), "Just walkin' in the rain", "Yes, tonight Josephine", "I'm gonna move to the outskirts of town", "Day by day" (with the Billy Taylor Quartet), "Bury me on the lone prairie", "Am I blue?" (last live video performance of Judy Garland), "Suspicious minds" (sung by Elvis Presley), "Somebody stole my gal", "Cry" (Rotterdam, 1982), "Oh the rain", "The little white cloud that cried" (Reprise and finale)
The story of Music Hall with Michael Grade( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ten years of Channel 4( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Final cut( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Around the world public service broadcasting is under attack. Government's claim they must be more efficient, but other warn that cutbacks are simply an attempt to stifle debate. Robyn Williams, one of Australia's most respected broadcasters, argues that the role of public broadcasters should be expanding and that cuts will ultimately destroy them. Studio guests: Michael Grade, chief executive of the UK's Channel Four network ; Robyn Williams, author of "Normal Service Won't be Resumed ; David Horowitz, president of the Centre for the Study of Popular Culture
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.69 (from 0.62 for British te ... to 1.00 for The Final ...)

British television : an illustrated guide
Alternative Names
Michael Grade britischer Geschftsmann

Michael Grade English television executive

English (15)