Episode 1

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Episode 1 of 3

Duration: 1 hour

Three part series which follows drum and bass pioneer Goldie on a personal mission to discover young people whose talent and passion for music is at the centre of their lives.

In the first episode, Goldie is joined on his nationwide search by a team of experts including composer Guy Chambers, jazz artist Soweto Kinch, singer/songwriter Cerys Matthews and MC/songwriter Ms Dynamite.

The challenge is to select a line-up for a band and prepare for a special concert at Buckingham Palace with guest of honour Prince Harry.

  • Photo: Goldie with some of the students

    Photo: Goldie with some of the students

    Goldie joins a couple of the students at Christ's College for a band rehearsal.

  • Getting the band together, with Goldie...

    Getting the band together, with Goldie...

    Head to the BBC Radio 3 blog to read a post by Craig Blackhurst, the Series Director on Goldieā€™s Band: By Royal Appointment.

    Read Craig's post on the BBC Radio 3 blog


Guy Chambers
Soweto Kinch
Cerys Matthews
Ms Dynamite
Craig Blackhurst
Executive Producer
Celina Parker


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