Into the Music (ABC)
"That's All Right" and Scotty Moore01/23/15
Just on 60 years ago, Elvis Presley went into Sun Studio in Memphis and recorded his first ever single - “That’s All Right”. Along with his guitarist Scotty Moore, he produced a song that sparked a revolution in rock 'n roll and changed music forever.
Songs of the Silk Road
This is the story of The Gramophone Company of London's early 20th century recording trips by donkey-back and train along the Silk Road and of the relationship of the music they recorded onto wax cylinders to Silk Road musicians today.
Gaspard de la Nuit
Why did that very modern 20th-century composer, Maurice Ravel, compose images of spectres, goblins and death? Gaspard de la Nuit is the title of one of the most arresting and spectacularly difficult works ever written for the piano, but this...
Black and proud - the music of the Black Panther Party
The Black Panther movement was underscored by funk, rhythm and blues and early hip hop.
How The Lion King roars
The Lion King is a celebratory and dynamic musical that's hugely successful worldwide - ITM goes behind the scenes.
That Doctor Who Sound
It's 51 years since Doctor Who first stepped onto our tv screens. Into The Music focuses on its famous and enduring musical theme and the BBC Radiophonic Workshop that created it.
The perfect song
What makes a song 'the perfect song'?
Time to Move On
Keeping it real in an unreal world—episode 6 of our series on on alternative rock music in the 1990s.
The Smell of Commerce in the Morning
Alternative rock meets the wider audience—episode 5 of our series on on alternative rock music in the 1990s.
How and why musicians start their own record labels - we meet Milk! records
Alternative to Alternative
Integrity in the marketplace—episode 4 of our series on on alternative rock music in the 1990s.
Festival fever with Martin Elbourne
Martin Elbourne has been at the forefront of the festival scene for decades.
Britain Coming Back
Nostalgia and national identity in Britpop—episode 3 of our series on on alternative rock music in the 1990s.
The return of vinyl
The role of merchandising in the making of a band's reputation
When You’re a Star, I know That You’ll Fix Everything
Alternative rock breaks through to the mainstream—episode 2 of our series on on alternative rock music in the 1990s.
Neil Finn in conversation
Neil Finn talks about some of his hits from the 1990s
Go Where You’re Going
What did they mean when they sang about freedom?—episode 1 of our series on alternative rock music in the 1990s.
Glorious music and a dark history - the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
A prestigious ensemble with a murky past is soon to open its archives.
The score of civil war
Into the Music goes behind the curtain of one of this years biggest political stories - the civil war in Ukraine.
Holding the tune
The lives of Australian composers explored
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