Music & Concerts

60's Pop, Rock & Soul

Davy Jones and Peter Noone host, with Chad & Jeremy, Paul Revere and the Raiders, The Kingsmen, and many more!

Alison Krauss & Union Station Live Louisville 2002

Bluegrass's first lady and her band in a full concert.

All-Star Bluegrass Celebration

Ricky Skaggs leads an all-star group of bluegrass greats in this concert recorded in 2002 at the Ryman Auditorium for a PBS special.

An Evening with Mark Knopfler

An intimate one-hour concert with Mark Knopfler, extraordinary singer, guitarist, songwriter, and composer, and founder of Dire Straits.

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Andre Rieu: Live in Maastricht 6

Andre Rieu returns to his home town to celebrate 25 years of playing with the Johann Strauss II Orchestra.

BBC Proms: Film Music

Keith Lockhart and the BBC Concert Orchestra play some of the greatest film music from Pinewood to Hollywood, from Psycho to Star Wars, with a special tribute to the late John Barry.

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Beethoven Symphony No. 9

From Britain's 2012 Proms, Beethoven's magnificent 9th Symphony (with "Ode to Joy") by the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, the National Youth Choir of Great Britain, with Daniel Barenboim conducting.

Billy Joel, Live in Tokyo

The Piano Man is live on stage in Tokyo, in this 2006 concert that features all of his biggest hits.

Bruce Springsteen & Seeger Sessions Band at St Luke's Church

In 2006, Bruce Springsteen gave the BBC this intimate Seeger Sessions concert in St Luke's Church.

Chet Atkins and Friends

In 1987, the great Chet Atkins invited a few friends to join him in this wonderful concert, which was shown on PBS.

Chopin: The Women Behind the Music

Chopin revolutionised the nature of music composed for the piano, and his greatest sources of inspiration were the female voice and the women whom he loved.

Concert for George

On November 29, 2002, on the first anniversary of George Harrison's death, many of his old friends gathered for a tribute concert to him.

Crosby Stills & Nash: The Acoustic Concert

A great Crosby, Stills and Nash concert, in tribute to their friend Bill Graham. Recorded in San Francisco in 1991, it shows the three at the top of their form (and their weight).

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa: A Gala Concert

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa heads the bill with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestrain a concert of classical, traditional, and Maori songs.

Electric Light Orchestra Zoom Tour Live

ELO in concert in 2000, singing with their best-known songs.

Elton John - Festival de Viña

Sir Elton's concert from the Festival de Viña in Chile, March 2013 features all his greatest songs in a rocking performance.

Elvis - the 1968 "Comeback Special"

This is the 1968 "Comeback Special" concert that revitalized Elvis Presley's career.

Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii

The January 14, 1973 concert that was broadcast via satellite to a billion people in more than 40 countries.

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Eric Clapton Unplugged

This 1992 concert won Eric Clapton six Grammy Awards including Album of the Year and Song of the Year.

Fleetwood Mac: Live in Paris 2013

Recorded live in Paris in 2013, this is a great concert where Lindsey Buckingham, Mick Fleetwood, Christine and John McVie and Stevie Nicks show they've still got it after all these years!

Gillian Welch in Concert at St Lukes

The roots singer-writer performs with David Rawlings for BBC4 in an acoustic concert at St Lukes, London, 2004. Guests are Old Crow Medicine Show.

Gordon Lightfoot In Concert

A 1972 concert broadcast by Canada's pride, Gordon Lightfoot, recorded live in the BBC Studios.

Gregorian - Masters Of Chant Live At Kreuzenstein Castle

Popular songs in the style of Gregorian chants.

Hallelujah Broadway

A showcase of the greatest inspirational songs from Broadway musicals, recorded at the Church of St Simon and St Jude in Prague in 2010.

Harry Christophers & The Sixteen: An Easter Celebration

Some of the world's greatest traditional sacred music, from medieval plainsong to J S Bach, in a concert by Harry Christophers and the Sixteen.

Harry Connick Jr - The New York Big Band Concert

America's best-selling jazz pianist with a big band in his legendary 1992 New York concert

High Lonesome: The Story of Bluegrass Music

The story of how this original American music developed from old-time country music, told by the very people who made it happen.

Howard Goodall's 20th Century Greats: Cole Porter

Cole Porter was the most gifted of a generation of composers who transformed popular music in the 1920s and 30s. Howard Goodall explains how this influenced the music of the 20th Century.

Howard Goodall's 20th Century Greats: Leonard Bernstein

Leonard Bernstein was a great classical composer and musician, but it was his popular works like West Side Story and On the Town which definied "crossover music," as Howard Goodall shows us.

Howard Goodall's 20th Century Greats: The Beatles

Britain's composer and music educator, Howard Goodall, is about to give you a new appreciation of the music you already love!

Joe Cocker: Fire It Up Live

From his 2013 concert in Cologne, the late, great Joe Cocker gives a signature performance of his greatest hits.

John Denver: The Music and the Stories

John Denver in concert playing his famous songs, and mixed with his stories about how they came to be.

John Fogerty • Live At The El Rey Theatre

A great live concert in 2013, lots of CCR, celebrating John Fogerty's 68th birthday.

Josh Ritter: NPR Music Front Row

Josh Ritter is a talented singer-songwriter with a growing following. Here, he performs live in New York City for NPR's Music Front Row concert series.

Kenny Rogers - Live By Request

A live televised "by request" concert recorded by A&E in 2001, with Kenny's most popular songs (of course).

Kingston Trio & Friends Reunion

The 1981 concert that brought all the Kingston Trio members, past and present, together for a joyous reunion.

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L'Orfeo: Favola in Musica

This "musical fable" by Claudio Monteverdi is the grandfather of all operas, and tells the story of Orpheus rescuing his love from the underworld. 

Ladysmith Black Mambazo & Soweto Gospel Choir

Pure music from two of the greatest South African musical groups. There are no moving images, but there's 100 minutes of glorious music and African harmonies that will make you feel joyous.

Leonard Cohen: Songs from the Road

This live album combines footage from four concerts around the world in 2008 and 2009, and includes Suzanne, Bird on a Wire, and Hallelujah.

Les Misérables: The Dream Cast in Concert

A concert version of the musical Les Misérables, produced to celebrate its 10th anniversary. It was filmed in October 1995 at the Royal Albert Hall.

Lord of the Dance: Feet of Flames

This performance was 25 July 1998, in London's Hyde Park before about 25,000 people.2 hours of fabulous Irish dancing and music.

Mark Knopfler & Emmylou Harris: Real Live Roadrunning

This is the live concert from their tour for their joint 2006 album, All the Roadrunning. With the best of the album, plus some of Mark and Emmylou's best solo pieces.

Mike Oldfield: Tubular Bells II Live

This is the premiere live performance for the 1992 release of Tubular Bells II.

Moody Blues: Live at the Royal Albert Hall

This is their great Hall of Fame concert, backed by a full orchestra and performed live in the Royal Albert Hall in 2000.

Neil Diamond in Philadelphia

A two-hour 2001 concert with all of his hits!

Norah Jones - Live in Amsterdam

The popular singer-songwriter performs an hour of some of her best, and of course including Come Away With Me. Recorded live in Amsterdam in 2007.

One Night with Rod Stewart

Rod Stewart's "One Night Only" concert from 2004, recorded live at Royal Albert Hall.

Paul McCartney - Live on Hollywood Boulevard

On September 13, 2013, Hollywood Boulevard was blocked off for a free live concert by Paul McCartney! It was broadcast around the world via the Internet, and here it is for you!

Paul Simon: BBC One Sessions

Paul Simon performs in an intimate concert from 2006 for BBC One Sessions.

Peter, Paul & Mary: Tonight, In Person

A1965 BBC Special that showcases folk music's biggest stars, Peter Yarrow, Paul Stookey, and Mary Travers.

Phil Collins: Finally, the First Farewell Tour

Recorded live in Paris in 2004, this concert features Phil on drums with 23 of his all-time best songs.

Progressive Strings on the Lonesome Pine Special

Mark O'Connor, Béla Fleck, Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas & Edgar Meyer in live performance show how strings are done today.

Queen: Hungarian Rhapsody

Concert film of Queen's performance in Budapest on 27 July 1986, remastered in HD for theatre release, with most of their hits!

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Rockapella in Concert

From 2001, a live performance of the incredible a capella group.

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Sarah Brightman: Symphony in Vienna

This private concert was recorded in 2008 for a small audience of invited guests -- and for you.

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Simon and Garfunkle: Live in Central Park

In 1981, they reunited for a fabulous free concert to benefit Central Park. More than 500,000 people attended to hear all of the duo's greatest songs.

Sting: When the Last Ship Sails

Sting, the 16-time Grammy Award-winning musician, performs songs from his musical, The Last Ship, in an intimate evening of music and storytelling live at The Public Theater in New York City.

Swinging Bach

This is an amazing concert from the old town square in Leipzig, Germany, with 12 groups of different genres interpreting the music of JS Bach. Bobby McFerrin is featured. MC'ed in English and German.

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The Beach Boys Live in Concert 50th Anniversary

From the 50th Anniversary tour, recorded live in Phoenix in 2012.

The Best of Kitaro

Kitaro is a Japanese composer and performer who combines Asian and Western themes into wonderful New Age music. This is a compilation of footage from several concerts.

The Everly Brothers Reunion Concert

In 1983, the Everly Brothers came back together for a reunion concert at the Royal Albert Hall in London.

The Manhattan Transfer - Jazzwoch

A favorite jazz vocal quartet sings their hits and more in this 2009 concert from Burghausen, Germany.

The Righteous Brothers: Legends in Concert

Bill Medley and Bobby Hatfield reprise all of their great "wall of sound" hits from the mid-1960s in this concert recorded twenty years later.

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The Rolling Stones at the Prudential Center, 2012

We're celebrating Mick Jagger's 71st birthday with this classic concert.The Stones perform all their great hits, plus Lady Gaga, John Mayer, The Black Keys and Bruce Springsteen guest.

The Three Pickers

The three greatest pickers of bluegrass -- Earl Scruggs, Doc Watson, and Ricky Skaggs -- recorded this stunning concert in 2003, with special guest Alison Krauss.

The Traveling Wilburys

The story of the Traveling Wilburys, and selected videos from their albums.

Tim McGraw on Austin City Limits

Tim McGraw sings his hits in this 2013 one-hour special, live from Austin.

Tom Petty 30th Anniversary Concert

On June 9, 2006, Tom Petty returned to his home town for his 30th anniversary concert. Stevie Nicks guests.

Tony Bennett's 85th Birthday Concert

Tony still has it! This is his wonderful 85th birthday concert at the London Palladium in 2011.

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Will the Circle Be Unbroken - Farther Along

In 1972, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band produced a milestone album with the greats of old-time county music. This 2002 concert celebrated the 30th anniversary.

Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour: Amy Grant

This is an one-hour "musical conversation" with grassroots musicians of all types, hosted by folksinger Michael Johnathan. The guest in this show is "the Queen of Christian Pop," Amy Grant.