The Early Music Show is a Music programme.


The Early Music Show

Hannah French delves into the history and musical detail of one of Handel's best-known pieces: his Water Music, first performed for King George I in London in July 1717. Including a focus on the practicalities, conditions and acoustics of Georgian waterborne entertainment and some of the best recordings of the work from the last 25 years.

Genre: Music

Running Time: 60 minutes (approx)

When is The Early Music Show next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC Radio Three July 2nd, 2:00pm and on BBC Radio Three July 9th, 2:00pm. See more...

Main Cast

Image for Steve TylerSteve Tyler
Nigel Eaton