Time to vote for Jon, Classic FM Hall of Fame

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 … Continue reading Time to vote for Jon, Classic FM Hall of Fame

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

To Notice Such Things is Classic FM’s CD of the week

Classic FM is featuring Jon Lord's new album, To Notice Such Things, as their CD of the week starting today, April 6. Praising Jon Lord as 'a former rock musician who, over the last few years, has really proved his worth as a classical composer,' Classic FM's Simon Bates will play music from this CD … Continue reading To Notice Such Things is Classic FM’s CD of the week

Durham Concerto no. 28 in Classic FM Hall of Fame

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 … Continue reading Durham Concerto no. 28 in Classic FM Hall of Fame