The composer gives us some two bang-up-to-date choices and one from a family member you might recognise.
As director of the Nonclassical record label and club night, Gabriel Prokofiev is very much a forward-looking figure in modern classical music - and it shows in his picks for this year's Classic FM Hall of Fame.
1. Tansy Davies - Troubairitz
2. Salvatore Sciarrino - Caprices for Solo Violin
3. Sergei Prokofiev - War and Peace