Events Calendar

Classic FM A Night at the Movies

Sunday 14 July 2019, 8.30pm

R STRAUSS Also Sprach Zarathustra (as used in 2001 and Zoolander)

HANDEL Rejouissance from Music for the Royal Fireworks (as used in The King’s Speech and Johnny English)

J STRAUSS Blue Danube Waltz (as used in 2001, Titanic and Jungle Book)

MUSSORGSKY Night on Bare Mountain (as used in Natural Born Killers, Saturday Night Fever and Fantasia)

RICHARD ADDINSELL The Warsaw Concerto (from Serious Moonlight)

WAGNER The Ride of the Valkyries (as used in Apocalypse Now, The Blues Brothers and Rebel without a Cause)

ROSSINI The William Tell Overture (as used in Clockwork Orange, National Lampoon and Toy Story 2)

JOHN WILLIAMS Schindlers List

ELGAR Pomp & Circumstance March No 1 (as used in Fantasia, Forrest Gump and Clockwork Orange)

Pete Harrison Conductor
Oliver Poole Piano
Francesca Chiejina Soprano
Rosie Clifford Mezzo-soprano
Aled Jones Presenter

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra


Popular classical music used in iconic films of the last 50 years together with some of the greatest Oscar-winning original soundtracks.

With the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Pete Harrison with soloists Johanna Röhrig (violin) and Oliver Poole (piano) along with Opera Prelude vocal soloists Francesca Chiejina (soprano) and Rosie Clifford (mezzo-soprano), presented by Aled Jones, generously supported by The Classical Club.


Henley Festival
Henley Bridge
Henley-on-Thames
RG9 2LY
United Kingdom