Music For The Act Of Union

A look at the flavour of the musical outpourings in England and Scotland in the first few decades following the Act of Union that, 300 years ago on 1 May, abolished separate parliaments for England and Scotland, an event greeted with joy and anger on both sides of the border.

Plus an examination of the background to the Union.

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A look at the flavour of the musical outpourings in England and Scotland in the first few decades following the Act of Union that, 300 years ago on 1 May, abolished separate parliaments for England and Scotland, an event greeted with joy and anger on both sides of the border.

Plus an examination of the background to the Union.