The definitive countdown of Britain’s favourites!

You love them, so we play them! The Classic FM Hall of Fame is the definitive countdown of Britain’s favourite classical music. Nessun Dorma, Un bel di, Lord of the Rings and Sleeping Beauty… admit it, you’re humming them already! Classic FM’s John Suchet hosts, as conductor Ben Palmer and the full CBSO present a whole evening of great melodies.

About Classic FM Hall of Fame

Programme to include:

  • Rachmaninoff, Symphony No.2: Adagio 
  • Sibelius, Karelia Suite 
  • Tchaikovsky, Sleeping Beauty Waltz 
  • Beethoven, Symphony No.7: II Allegretto 
  • Mascagni Intermezzo, Cavalleria Rusticana: 
  • Puccini, Nessun Dorma 
  • Verdi, Libiamo ne' lieti calici 
  • with music from Emma, Lord of the Rings, Carmen and A Midsummer Night's Dream. 


  • Headshot of Ben Palmer

    Ben Palmer

  • Headshot of Ella Taylor

    Ella Taylor

  • Charne Rochford

  • Headshot of John Suchet

    John Suchet