Skip to Content
The World's Greatest Music
England's musical heritage is rich and diverse, so we've picked the most English of English music to celebrate St George's Day on 23 April.
"And did those feet in ancient time / Walk upon England's mountains green?" The pleasant pastures and verdant countryside in Blake's poem have been transformed into this popular hymn by Hubert Parry. Even King George V said he preferred the piece to 'God Save the King', cementing the piece as England's most patriotic song.
Powered by Facebook