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Music of the Knights

Music of the Knights showcases the talents of men awarded Knighthoods under the British Honours List for their contribution to music and/or entertainment. This 13 part series describes the artists’ backgrounds and presents examples of their music. Notable highlights are the uniqueness of Harry Lauder, Noel Coward and Harry Secombe, the contributions of classical favourites Georg Solt, Malcolm Sargent, and Yehudi Menuhin.
Recently recognised pop stars Cliff Richard, Paul McCartney and Elton John. It is hosted by Fay Thorne, and produced by Graham Cooke.