Best of British
presents the nations favourite British music including music most voted for by the British public in a recent survey by Classic FM. Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending which opens this 3CD set topped the poll, Elgars Cello Concerto came second, and Karl Jenkins the only living composer in the top 10 was positioned in fourth place with The Armed Man. Also featured is Kings College Choirs rousing rendition of Thine Be The Glory, which will be recognised throughout the BBCs World Cup coverage. The Best of British compiles 44 tracks of great British music on 3 CDs including Greensleeves, Zadok the Priest, Nimrod, Jerusalem and Land of Hope and Glory.