Helen Jane Long votes in the Classic FM Hall of Fame 2012

We've been finding out what some of the world's finest musicians and composers will be voting for in this year's Hall of Fame. Here, Helen Jane Long tells us about a favourite from her childhood days.

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Last year the popular UK-based composer became the only female composer to feature in the 2011 Classic FM Hall of Fame with her piece, Embers. She was also commissioned to compose music for the new British Airways advert and continues to work on her third album, due out in the Spring.

In this video, as well as giving a nod to Embers, Helen nominates a piece that has remained a firm favourite all her life. Find out which piece she voted for in the video below, and click here to cast your own vote in the world's biggest classical music poll.