If you enjoy listening to classical music or would just like to learn more about it, this is a great site to check out. I think it would be a great jumping off point for introducing a new listener to the world of classical music.

Some listeners imagine that classical music is somehow snooty and out-of-reach for ordinary people but this site proves how beautiful and versatile the genre is.

For each of the 10 selections, there’s a brief history and an explanation of why the piece is well-regarded. You can then play a video of the music followed by further listening suggestions to continue your classical education. It’s a great introduction to some beautiful music for the beginner. Those who are already fans will want to see if the list of must-listen music matches their preferences and also enjoy the great performances showcased in the videos.

Click the link below to start listening.

https://www.cbcmusic.ca/posts/11372/10-pieces-of-classical-music-everyone-should-know