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Best Classical Music Bands/Artists

Classical music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good classical music bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top classical music bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Classical music groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all classical music bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest classical music bands of all time, since the most famous classical music artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best classical music music.

You can click on the classical music band names to see more information about that particular notable classical music group. If they're near the top of the best classical music artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top classical music bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the classical music band names themselves.

List items include Paul McCartney, Billy Joel and many additional items as well. This order of the list changes dyanimcally based on votes, so thumbs up your favorites. If you're a fan of Terry Bozzio or Tori Amos, make sure you give them some love.

All important, significant and iconic names in classical music music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new classical music bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of classical music, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into classical music music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good classical music bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent classical music bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best classical music bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest classical music musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular classical music bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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    Lied, Gothic metal, Operatic pop

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    Indie pop, Adult contemporary music, Pop music

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    Electronic music, Classical music, Experimental music

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    added by Daniela_TVD New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Heavy metal, Hard rock

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    Cat's Eyes Girl group, Experimental rock, Classical music

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    Soundtrack, Trip hop, Psychedelia

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    Classical music

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    Classical music, Jazz

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    Kozmigroov, Fusion, Avant-garde jazz

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    Folk music, World music, Classical music

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    Pop music, Trip hop, Rock music

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    Edwin Orion Brownell Romantic music, Rock music, Classical music

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    Classical music, Alternative rock, Jazz

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    Ian Finney Pop music, Classical music, Alternative rock

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    Classical music, Avant-garde, Electroacoustic music

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    Salsa music, Classical music, Smooth jazz

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    Opera, Classical music, Easy listening

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    Paul Neebe Classical music

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    Stéphane Ginsburgh Electronic music, Classical music, 20th-century classical music

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    Laal Sufi rock, Pop music, Classical music

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    Progressive metal, Melodic death metal, Classical music

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    Nadine Deleury Chamber music, Classical music

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    Neoclassical New Age music, Electro house, House music

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    Contemporary worship music, Contemporary Christian music, Classical music ...

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    Pop music, Classical music, Rhythm and blues

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    Fusion, Musical improvisation, World music

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    Klezmer, Classical music, Jazz

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    Krautrock, Synthpop, New Age music

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    Pop music, Rock music, Industrial rock

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    Michael Vincent Chamber music, Classical music, Electroacoustic music

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    Opera, Musical theatre, Operatic pop

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    Downtempo, Electro, Synthesizer

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    Mindaugas Rojus Opera, Musical theatre, Classical music

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    Overload Fusion, Rock music, Experimental rock

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    No wave, Classical music, Noise music

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    Son Jarocho, Latin pop, World music

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    Chanson, Latin American music, Tango

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    Rockport Music Popular music, Folk music, World music

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    Francis Vidil Musical improvisation, Piano, Classical music

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    Hip hop music, Show tune, Rock music

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    Joanna Quail Classical music, Post-rock, Ambient music

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    Classical music, Alternative rock

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    RTÉ Performing Groups Opera, Classical music, Jazz

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    Gothic rock, Rock music, Classical music

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    Sonja Škorić Pop music, Classical music, Acoustic music

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    new! Fiora Cutler

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    Pop music, Rock music, Rhythm and blues

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    Folk music, Indian classical music, World music

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    Soundtrack, Pop music, World music

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