Greatest Classical Music Pieces

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61 Ludwig Van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7

It's a piece of masterwork.

62 Bedřich Smetana - Má Vlast Moldau
63 Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor

What?! This should totally be in the top 10. It's so powerfully elegant, blossoming passionate grandeur. A flawless composition.

64 Dvorak - New World Symphony ( Symphony n°9)

Beautiful, just beautiful, especially the 2nd movement. This one piece inspired three of the greatest film scores of all time: star wars, Lord of the Rings and jaws. What other pieces here can you say that about?

Especially the 4th movement. The one that got me into classical music.

I love the whole symphony! My favorite part is the second movement! It has a cor anglais solo, I love cor anglais solos. The second movement is my favorite piece out of all music on the world.

65 Howard Shore - Concerning Hobbits

This beautiful piece of music perfectly capture the spirit and essence of hobbits and and their beautiful and peaceful land, the Shire, a fictional location envisioned by Tolkien which represents all that the earth should have been, a peaceful and beautiful place in which the inhabitants are unhindered by greed, hate, and war of this corrupt and tainted world.

66 Camille Saint Saens - Danse Macabre V 1 Comment
67 Liszt - Piano Sonata In B Minor V 1 Comment
68 Jupiter - Gustav Holst

The complexity and layers to this masterpiece are remarkable. Never, ever gets old. Never fails to get me aggressively conducting in my living room whenever it comes on. - pixelmusician

69 W. A. Mozart - Summer Overture
70 Hector Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique
71 O. Respighi - Pines of Rome
72 G. Rossini - The Thieving Magpie Overture
73 Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite
74 Chopin: Waltz No. 1 in E flat Major, Op. 18
75 Hans Zimmer - Gladiator Suite
76 Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending

They say it's what you hear when you die

77 F. Chopin - Ballade in G Minor
78 The Second Waltz - Dmitri Shostakovich

I had quite the fit of tears...

79 J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto

Vivid excitement through trills and grandeur

80 Jean Sibelius - Symphony No.2
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