Morse's police work and love of music come together as he investigates the murder of a journalist who was writing about college benefactor Andrew Baydon, and is witness when opera singer Gwladys Probert is shot while standing next to Baydon at the annual procession.
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Helen Buscott, Baydon's secretary
The Secretary of State wonders if you can spare a word.
Knobhead! That's a word I can spare - knobhead!
("opus 40 #1") (uncredited)
Composed by Frédéric Chopin
Performed by Allan Corduner on piano See more