Historian David Starkey hosts this documentary series exploring music fit for kings...literally! Reviewing the process by which English monarchs supported artists whose works appealed to their sensibilities, Starkey supplements this unique survey of British music with live recordings of Byrd, Elgar, Handel, Walton, and others─played in Westminster Abbey, Buckingham Palace, and other impressive locations where royals first experienced them. 3 3/4 hrs. on two discs. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; biography.