Revolution and Romance: Musical Masters of the 19th Century


June 14, 2016

3.0 1 x
Suzy Klein examines how the music of the 19th century was able to flourish through economic and social change, as well as a technological revolution.
Episodes 2017

June 7, 2016

Expired 3.0 15 x
In the 19th century, as Suzy Klein shows in the second episode of the series, music wasn't just a backdrop to life, easing pain and enhancing pleasure. It became a revolutionary force that could - and did - change the world.

May 31, 2016

Expired 3.0 12 x
In the first programme, Suzy Klein tells the story of a creative outpouring unrivalled before or since - the 19th century witnessed the emergence of composers such as Beethoven, Schubert, Berlioz, Chopin, Wagner, Verdi and Liszt, just to name a few of the stellar array whose genius we venerate to this day.