5/5 Donald Macleod and Guy Barker examine the more recent directions taken in big band jazz.
4/5 Donald Macleod charts developments in the big band sound in the 1950s.
3/5 Donald Macleod and trumpeter Guy Barker explore the birth of big band bebop.
2/5 Donald Macleod and Guy Barker explore the music of the swing era.
1/5 Donald Macleod on big band pioneers including Fletcher Henderson and Paul Whiteman.
5/5 Mozart's life in 1789, a year of financial turmoil. With a late chamber masterpiece.
4/5 Donald Macleod explores the aftermath of the death of Mozart's father, Leopold, in 1787.
3/5 Donald Macleod on the events of 1782, when Mozart married and composed his most bawdy song
2/5 Donald Macleod concentrates on the year Mozart arrived in Vienna, 1781.
1/5 Donald Macleod explores the events of 1777, the year Mozart came of age.