BBC Programme Harry Christophers
Sacred Music - Series 1 - Bach and the Lutheran Legacy
How Martin Luther had a profound effect on the development of sacred music.
Sacred Music - Series 1 - Palestrina and the Popes
Simon Russell Beale explores Renaissance Rome and the music of the enigmatic Palestrina.
Sacred Music - Series 1 - The Gothic Revolution
Simon Russell Beale visits Notre Dame and finds the key to the development of polyphony.
Sacred Music - Series 2 - Faure and Poulenc
Simon Russell explores the story behind Faure's much-loved Requiem.
Sacred Music - Series 2 - Searching Out the Sacred
Three modern UK composers talk about the challenges and rewards of writing sacred music.
Sacred Music at Christmas - A Choral Christmas
A programme of choral music for Christmas from St Augustine's church in Kilburn.
Sacred Music at Christmas - A Christmas History
How the sound of Christmas has evolved in response to changing ideas about the Nativity.
Sacred Music: The Story of Allegri's Miserere
The story behind Allegri's Miserere, one of the most popular pieces of sacred music.