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The Trumpet Shall Sound

Julian Joseph goes in search of black classical musicians from the past on a journey that takes him back well over 500 years to the court of Henry VIII.

Jazz composer and pianist Julian Joseph goes in search of black classical musicians from the past. It's a journey that takes him back to the appearance of a black trumpeter at the court of Henry VIII, to black musicians on the Napoleonic battlefield and 19th-century violin prodigies who entertained royalty.

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30 minutes

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Sat 8 Dec 2007 15:30

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Presenter Julian Joseph
Interviewed Guest John Ellis
Interviewed Guest Philip Herbert

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