Watch a story about the eight musicians who played on the sinking Titanic

Jul 25, 2014

Explore the dramatic and inspiring story of the eight musicians who continued to play as the Titanic went down. Their story is told through new recordings of songs from the White Star Songbook, along with archival photos and interviews with experts on the tragedy, the era and its music, offering insight into the musicians and why the courageous men continued to play until the end.

Titanic: Band of Courage airs on Monday, August 11th at 9 pm on channel 3.

John Jacob Astor IV (far left), (1864-1912), London, 1912, was a passenger on the Titanic.