David Starkey's Music And Monarchy - Ep2 - Revolutions
Revolutions - Dr David Starkey's exploration of how the monarchy shaped Britain's music reaches the 17th century, when religious conflict threatened not only the lives of musicians and monarchs, but the future of the monarchy and the glorious tradition of British music itself. And yet, in the midst of this upheaval, royalty presided over a series of musical breakthroughs. Westminster Abbey choir sing some of the earliest surviving music to be heard at British coronations, the Band of the Life Guards play pieces which Charles I used in battle, and the Academy of Ancient Music perform some of the glorious works of arguably the greatest English composer - Henry Purcell. (Part 2 of 4) (From the UK) (Documentary) PG CC
David Starkey's Music And Monarchy was broadcast on SBS ONE at Wednesday 19 October 2016, 18:00.
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