Holst And Vaughan-Williams: Making Music English
Confirmed for BBC Two on 17 November at 9pm to 10pm
Saturday 17 November
Tom and Amanda retrace the trips Vaughan Williams and Holst took across the country to discover how various influences, including works by Renaissance masters and folk music, imbued their music with the ‘English Sound’ we recognise today. The BBC Concert Orchestra performs excerpts of both composers’ music, illustrating the story.
A Reef Television production for BBC Two.
Pictured: Amanda Vickery and Tom Service
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