Sacred Music, Series 1 Episode guide

  1. Bach and the Lutheran Legacy

    4/4 How Martin Luther had a profound effect on the development of sacred music.

    First broadcast: 11 Apr 2008

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  2. Tallis, Byrd and the Tudors

    3/4 Thomas Tallis and William Byrd were important composers in England's musical Renaissance.

    First broadcast: 04 Apr 2008

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  3. Palestrina and the Popes

    2/4 Simon Russell Beale explores Renaissance Rome and the music of the enigmatic Palestrina.

    First broadcast: 28 Mar 2008

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  4. The Gothic Revolution

    1/4 Simon Russell Beale visits Notre Dame and finds the key to the development of polyphony.

    First broadcast: 21 Mar 2008

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  5. An Easter Celebration

    A special concert for Easter from LSO St Luke's in London, performed by choir The Sixteen.

    First broadcast: 23 Mar 2008

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