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BritCom Club

Upcoming Programs

Waiting for God
Fraulein Mueller
Monday, August 1 at 10:30 PM on IPTV

Keeping Up Appearances
Thursday, August 4 at 10:30 PM on IPTV

As Time Goes By
Saturday, August 6 at 8:00 PM on IPTV

Keeping Up Appearances
Saturday, August 6 at 8:30 PM on IPTV

Waiting for God
The Psychiatrist
Saturday, August 6 at 9:00 PM on IPTV

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This special club is available to members who give their support for an additional gift of $25. For information, contact Darla at (800) 728-2828 or darla@iptv.org

If your Saturday evenings are often spent watching IPTV's British comedy lineup, you should be part of the Britcom Club!

Your investment helps us purchase the rights to your favourite British comedies -- which means you can help make sure these shows stay on IPTV. Your membership includes The BritCom Bulletin, a monthly e-newsletter with details on what's happening with British programming on IPTV, mouth-watering recipes and the scoop on all things British. You will also receive invitations to special Britcom events throughout the year.

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BritCom Q&A

VICAR OF DIBLEY

Who is the composer of the music that is heard at the opening and closing of the program?

The music for "Psalm 23" was specially composed for the program by Howard Goodall, who also wrote the theme music for RED DWARF, MR. BEAN, BLACKADDER and other popular English programs. The CD is titled HOWARD GOODALL, CHORAL WORKS, THE CHOIR OF CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL OXFORD, STEPHEN DARLINGTON (conductor). ) ASV digital. CD DCA 1028. 1998 ASV Ltd. Sheet Music is available at http://www.forwoods.co.uk

"Psalm 23" by Howard Goodall, published by Novello Publishing Limited. SATB with organ accompaniment. Copyright 1995, Noel Gay Music Co. Ltd.

WAITING FOR GOD

What is the name of the theme music for the program "Waiting for God"?

It is the last movement from Franz Schubert's Piano Quintet in A, Opus 114, nicknamed "The Trout Quintet."

LAST OF THE SUMMER WINE

Where was that filmed and what year was it filmed?

LAST OF THE SUMMER WINE is the longest-running British comedy in England. It began in 1972 and is still in production. It is filmed in Yorkshire in the Holme Valley including the villages of Holmfirth and Marsden. Want to know more? Try this great fansite located at http://www.summer-wine.com/summer-wine/indexbackup2.htm

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