Matt Monro The Man and His Music on DVD
1 DVD. Documentary. Colour & Black and White. Running time approx. 218 min.
Features two films about Matt Monro: A Portrait of Matt Monro and The Ultimate Performer.
Matt Monro was Britain’s greatest singer. He was the singing London bus driver whose magnificent voice and ballads brought success all over the world. A Portrait of Matt Monro tells the full story of Matt’s amazing rise to fame with exclusive, unseen performances from Matt’s career and with personal recollections from Sir George Martin, Don Black (Donald Blackstone OBE), Tony Christie, Sir Bruce Forsyth, Sir Cliff Richard and the Monro family. The documentary provides a unique insight into what made millions of fans and singers admire both the voice and the man who was Matt Monro. The Ultimate Performer is a celebration of all things Monro, including a full length programme: Matt on TV. This musical journey through the decades showcases some of Matt’s greatest TV performances including appearances on The Tony Bennett show, Mr and Mrs Music, The Liberace Show, Tarby and Friends and more. Matt’s greatest performances on TV are introduced by Matt Monro Junior.