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Jon Lord enters the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Deep Purple

April 9, 2016

  Last night in New York, a classic 1970s image of Jon Lord adorned the backdrop as Deep Purple was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Present at the induction were Ian Paice, Jon Lord’s wife Vicky Lord, Roger Glover and Ian Gillan (see photo below) together with David Coverdale and Glenn Hughes. Also inducted were Ritchie Blackmore and original singer […]

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Time to vote for Jon, Classic FM Hall of Fame

January 9, 2013

Classic FM is once again collecting votes for their annual Hall of Fame within the world of classical music. In previous years, Jon’s works have featured prominently particularly with Durham Concerto reaching no. 28 in 2010. Also in 2010, Jon even held two spots in the Top 10 of living composers with Boom of the Tingling Strings being the […]

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Jon doubles up in Classic FM Hall of Fame 2012

April 10, 2012

Jon’s Durham Concerto and Boom of the Tingling Strings have both been voted into this year’s Classic FM Hall of Fame. The results of UK’s biggest classical music poll were revealed over Easter, and Jon’s music has secured him two spots in the Top 300. Classic FM writes: “The transfer from pop or rock musician […]

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Vote for Jon in Classic FM’s Hall of Fame 2012

February 1, 2012

It’s that time of the year again. Classic FM are taking votes for their Hall of Fame 2012. Jon has featured prominently in the poll the past few years. In 2010, both the Durham Concerto and Boom of the Tingling Strings entered the Top 10 of pieces by living composers. It would be wonderful if […]

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Put Jon Lord in Classic FM Hall of Fame 2011

January 23, 2011

Classic FM is once again collecting votes for its annual Hall Of Fame. Make sure you cast your vote for Jon Lord to see him enter the Classic FM Hall of Fame for the third consecutive year. Vote for Jon Lord now You can help secure Jon Lord’s position in this year’s Classic FM Hall […]

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Durham Concerto no. 28 in Classic FM Hall of Fame

April 5, 2010

Jon Lord’s Durham Concerto has reached no. 28 in this year’s Classic FM Hall of Fame, it was revealed Monday afternoon. Durham Concerto is Jon Lord’s highest placed entry this year, with Boom of the Tingling Strings reaching no. 79. Both pieces first entered the Classic FM Hall of Fame last year; Durham Concerto reached […]

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Jon Lord enters Classic FM Hall of Fame – again

April 5, 2010

Jon Lord’s Boom of the Tingling Strings has been voted into Classic FM’s Hall of Fame 2010, it was announced Sunday evening. Making it to no. 79, the album has climbed an astonishing 119 places since last year. This makes Boom of the Tingling Strings this year’s highest climber in Classic FM’s Hall of Fame. […]

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Vote for Jon Lord in Classic FM’s Hall of Fame 2010

January 7, 2010

Classic FM is collecting votes for its Hall Of Fame 2010. Last year, Jon Lord’s Durham Concerto was the highest new entry in Classic FM’s Hall of Fame. It jumped in at no. 75 with Boom of the Tingling Strings reaching no. 198. Vote for Jon Lord now You can help secure Jon Lord’s position […]