Wednesday, 8 February 2017

TV Themes...

  A Treasury of Early Music   http://www.youtube.com/Searle8




TV themes which appear to have drawn something of their inspiration from Early Music.






https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXr9PAJuJJY




Georges Delerue Thibaud Ou Les Croisades (1968)






https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sARJ0u6M4E8




The Shadow of the Tower about the reign of Henry VII (excellent drama especially the actor who played the King)






https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EegAcep5fVI




The theme of the Accursed Kings again written by Delerue




https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPvi_S30g78&feature=share&fbclid=IwAR1TyLzLQ3Wzz6dqng6xY5ftugARytCFUlZUPf08ndEnDZ9uovOAS45Cn_E


David Cain: The Devil's Crown (1978)




https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmbOK41Lh-U


The above from the BBC series By the Sword Divided





https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x23sFEO3xco


From the ITV Black Arrow series...unfortunately, at present one cannot trace the full  theme music which used to end each episode..but something of what it was like can be heard briefly at the start of the above video....and notably includes the continuous drumming of "medieval" drums!!






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Bourrée and Ballet from Terpsichore Dances by M. Praetorius for flute & organ

Blogger Ref  A Treasury of Early Music  http://www.youtube.com/Searle8 What appears here is a modern classical music flute, and an "...