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Thursday, June 28 at 10 a.m. – At Home with John Lunn: Composer of the Downton Abbey Soundtrack

(Rochester, NY) – Celebrated film composer John Lunn, the creator of the theme music for the award-winning Downton Abbey television series welcomes listeners into his home for At Home with John Lunn: Composer of the Downton Abbey Soundtrack, airing Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 10 a.m. on Classical 91.5/FM-HD 91.5-1. Mr. Lunn talks with host Jon Tolansky about his life, career, composing for Downton Abbey, the Edwardian era, and some of his favorite music from that period. His chosen composers of all time, which include Elgar, Vaughan Williams, Holst and Debussy are extracts from Lunn's Downton Abbey score and another of his latest works.


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