Jazz musician and composer Julian Joseph explores the lives and careers of black classical musicians in Britain, from royal trumpeters in the 16th century to the revered composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, who died in 1912 at the age of just 37.

Description
Julian Joseph traces the lives and careers of black classical musicians in Britain.
Julian Joseph traces the lives and careers of black classical musicians in Britain.
From battlefields to royal celebrations, jazz man Julian Joseph goes in search of black classical musicians from the past.
 

Duration

  • 30 Minutes

Genre

  • Documentaries / Life Stories / Factual / Classical / Music

Programme Id

  • b00vg8yw

Broadcast Dates

  • 20071204 (Radio 4)
  • 20071208
  • 20101026  (R7)
  • 20150505  (R4+)
  • 20150506  (R4+)

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