Our ABC UK music playlist rules (Britannia!)
March 12, 2014

We’ve put together an eclectic playlist of music to accompany Touch to See book ABC UK.  Here are 15 of those tracks – ranging from classical to folk to contemporary – which we think give a flavour of Britain’s musical heritage.

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  • Rule Britannia by The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Eleanor Rigby by The Beatles
  • Feeling Hot Hot Hot by Bad Influence
  • Swear thou the jury from the Gilbert and Sullivan light opera, Trial by Jury
  • Scotland the Brave by The Band of HM Royal Marines, Pipes and Drums
  • When Irish Eyes are Smiling by The Irish Folk Band
  • Land of my Fathers sung by The Fron Male Voice Choir
  • Wild Thing by The Troggs
  • Hearts of Oak by HM Royal Marines Band
  • God Save the Queen by The Sex Pistols
  • Three Lions by Baddiel, Skinner and The Lightning Seeds
  • Tea for Two by Anita O’Day
  • Oh I Do Like to be Beside the Seaside by Reginald Dixon
  • Mundian To Bach Ke by Punjabi MC
  • Grand March from Crown Imperial by William Walton

If you are signed up to Spotify or Facebook you can check out these tunes on our cool Britannia playlist on Spotify.


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