Series exploring musical concepts.
Professor Allegro's World of Music homepage
A mixture of animation, documentary and graphics illustrate basic techniques of composing.
Educational programme. A look at the structure of music.
How to build long and short sounds into simple rhythm patterns.
Learning about music. This programme concentrates on tempo.
Melodies inspired by birdsong.
Learning about music. This programme concentrates on timbre and texture.
A look at the wide range of sounds that can be made by the human voice.
Learning about music. Julie Dexter demonstrates pitch shapes.
Loud sounds, wild sounds and very, very quiet sounds from Haydn and Evelyn Glennie.
Encouraging children to experiment with musical expression and form.
Mix of animation, documentary and graphics to illustrate some techniques for composing.
Tricky D broadcasts his trillennium party live to the universe.
Making music by using reflected patterns of notes.
This edition looks at composing a seascape, and features extracts from Debussy's 'La Mer'.
Contrast slow and slithery snail music with fast and furious centipede music.