What connects classical music and sport?
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Classical Music, Sunday 7 June 2015, 9pm.
Handel's Zadok the Priest is used as the theme to TV coverage of the Champions League and Sunderland FC always come on the pitch to Prokofiev's The Montagues and Capulets.
Hear these two Classic FM favourites tonight along with a song from those soccer loving Three Tenors, and Mozart's A Musical Joke, often heard as the theme for the Horse of the Year show. And who can forget Ravel's Bolero being put to use in the most memorable ice dancing finals in Olympic history.