Flying High, Lark Ascending tops Classic FM poll after being edged out last year 

Mail Online | 4/22/2019 | Daily Mail Reporter
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After being pushed down to third place a year ago, The Lark Ascending has regained the title of Britain’s favourite piece of classical music.

Ralph Vaughan Williams’s 15-minute work has returned to No 1 on the Classic FM Hall Of Fame poll after being displaced last year by Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture and Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No 2.

Composition - Poem - Name - George - Meredith

The composition was inspired by a poem of the same name by George Meredith. In 1914, Vaughan Williams created a...
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