September 9, 2009 7:15 PM Subscribe
posted by Magnakai (30 comments total)
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British composer and TV presenter Howard Goodall
presents a documentary exploring the influences and theory behind the music of The Beatles, and the transformation of their sound over their recording career.
But that's not all...
A fascinating program, to be sure. Howard Goodall's other programs are equally interesting:
His series How Music Works examined four of the building blocks of music: Melody
He also presented a series where he looks at important classical works and how they fit into their contemporary culture:
Wagner 1874 (Pt 1 2 3 4 5
Mozart 1791 (Pt 1 2 3 4 5
Unfortunately, none of these programs, or unmentioned others, are available on DVD.
Howard Goodall is also a noted composer, famously writing the theme tunes for Red Dwarf
, Mr Bean
, among others. He has also been a guest on QI on a number