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The Birth of British Music

Episode 1: Purcell - The Londoner

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 months

Charles Hazlewood explores the lives of great composers. Seminal figure Henry Purcell is celebrated, from his tavern songs to sacred music and stage works. Show more

The Birth of British Music

Episode 1: Purcell - The Londoner

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 2 months

Charles Hazlewood explores the lives of great composers. Seminal figure Henry Purcell is celebrated, from his tavern songs to sacred music and stage works. Show more

BBC Four

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