In the late 1950s, America's postwar prosperity continues, but beneath the surface run currents of change. Families move to the suburbs, watching television becomes the national pastime, and baby boomers begin coming of age.
We discover the eccentric world of Percy Grainger and his place of birth, Melbourne. We follow his life through his music, his relationships with other great composers of the time, his innovative and inventive spirit.
Over the years, this series has visited many of the major European cities and, in this very special episode, Aled guides us through some of the most important music festivals that take place in them each year.