Music Of Highways And Waterways

Tim Healey goes in search of the music which grew out of the great transportation systems of the past.

show more detailshow less detail

Episodes

EpisodeFirst
Broadcast
RepeatedComments
012001053120011008

In the first of two programmes, he finds out about the music created by the men and women who worked on Britain's canal network during the Industrial Revolution.

Tim Healey goes in search of the music which grew out of the great transportation systems of the past (1/2).

02 LAST2001060720011015

Tim Healey goes in search of the music of the drovers, who led their cattle, sheep and geese (wearing specially made shoes) hundreds of miles, from their remote pastures to city markets.

Tim Healey goes in search of the music of the drovers, who led their cattle, sheep and geese hundreds of miles, from their remote pastures to city markets.