First Love

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Remember the first things you loved as a child? Whether it was singing or playing an instrument, this fascinating premiere program reintroduces UK celebrities to their early passions. First Love helps them re-learn their skills with the promise of a special public performance.

The hilarious and often moving series features celebrities such as comedian Lenny Henry, who must relearn soul singing before a performance at London Jazz Cafe.

Mark Radcliffe – Tuesday 5 June 8.30pm
BBC Radio DJ Mark Radcliffe relives his teenage love of drumming, culminating in a live performance with Rufus Wainwright.

Janet Street-Porter – Tuesday 12 June 8.30pm
Writer and broadcaster Janet Street-Porter fell in love with music in primary school, and relearns how to play on a baroque recorder.