The music brief was something that felt “quintessentially British” and with a slightly “quirky” feel. Brass band was my first thought, although a traditional brass recording would be more suited to a Yorkshire mining documentary. So we decided that recording brass was the right way to go but using a more modern music production style.
We wanted to create a distinct musical personality for the show that would reflect the interesting personalities within the programme. The music would help support these characters and create a unique tone to the film.
Below are all the tracks from the series.