Playing tracks by
Anon : The Queen’s Masque, Georg Frederic Handel : The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart : Der Holle Rache (Queen of the Night) from The Magic Flute, King Henry VIII : En Vray Amour, W.S. Gilbert & Sir Arthur Sullivan : Oh Better Far to Live and Die and more.
This week it's all about music inspired by Royalty whether real or fictional. Some composers ingratiated themselves to Monarchs; others were employed by them. The results are some of the most majestic pieces ever written!