Main: Martial Music

Today’s Main broad­cast  fea­tures a selec­tion of pieces and march­es either writ­ten for the mil­i­tary or relat­ing to por­tray­als of the Mil­i­tary.

Music include pieces by Gus­tav Holst, Edward Elgar, John Philip Sousa, Got­tfried Piefke, per­for­mances by the Aus­tralian Mil­i­tary Col­lege Band, the Gor­don High­landers, the Orlan­do Phil­har­mon­ic Orches­tra, the US Mil­i­tary Acad­e­my Band and the Luft­waf­fen Musikko­rps, as well as sound­track selec­tions from Sav­ing Pri­vate Ryan, Pla­toon, Mer­ry Christ­mas Mr. Lawrence, Bridge On The Riv­er Kwai, and oth­ers.

Today’s pro­gramme is pre­sent­ed by Edward Pearse. You can lis­ten to the pro­gramme in-world now at, or sim­ply click here to start your play­er, if your brows­er is con­fig­ured to do so. Lis­ten­ers in the Unit­ed States are encour­aged to tune in using this link:

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