P4 Music – Wednesday 25th March

On the theme of new beginnings…

1st video (3 min): Look at the concentration of the musicians. This was filmed over 50 years ago.
Neil Armstrong took this music to the moon in 1969.
Can you recognise which film soundtrack was inspired by this music?

2nd video (4 min): Not much to look at but listen to this music. It is sombre to start but then uplifting.
This part of the Symphony was popularised when it was used for a bread advert on TV. The advert has been voted Britains favourite!