|01||The Age Of Exploration||20010102||20010514|
Sir Francis Drake took musicians with him on his legendary circumnavigation of the globe, but what kind of lives did they lead on board, and what music did they play? Sue Cook and guests look for clues aboard the Golden Hind.
|02||Musical Encounters, Maps... And Mutiny||20010109||20010521|
Musicians played a crucial part in Captain Cook's historic expeditions.
And William Bligh insisted on daily dancing for the crew: did this contribute to the mutiny on the Bounty?
In the 30 years leading up to WWI, over a million Jews fled Eastern Europe for the golden land of North America.
What part did music play in these voyages into exile?
|04||The Only Way To Cross||20010123||20010604|
From the early 1930s until the end of the 50s, luxury liners enjoyed a golden age, with music playing an essential part in sumptuous shipboard life.