Lucy Worsley: Queen Elizabeth’s Battle For Church Music
Factual Documentaries / 1 x 60' / HD, Airline, DVD, Non-Theatric
Matchlight for BBC Four
What has been England’s greatest musical export? Forget the Beatles, the Rolling Stones and even Adele. The surprising answer is actually Choral Evensong. This film will see presenter Lucy Worsley unpack the curious history of Choral Evensong, which but for the direct intervention of Elizabeth I, might have vanished forever during the turmoil of the Reformation.