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WRTI Classical Countdown 2011

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Your 30 Favorite Classical Works, as chosen by you!

(Note: #26, 18, 13, 12, and 4 were ties)

30) Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
29) Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 in E-flat, Op. 55, "Eroica"
28) Aaron Copland - Appalachian Spring
27) Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 4 in e minor, Op. 98

26) Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 14, Op. 27, No. 2 in c-sharp "Moonlight"
26) Ludwig van Beethoven - Choral Fantasy, Op. 80

25) Bela Bartok - Concerto for Orchestra
24) Antonio Vivaldi - The Four Seasons - Violin Concerti Nos. 1 to 4, Op. 8
23) Richard Wagner - Gotterdammerung: Immolation Scene
22) Erik Satie - Gymnopedies
21) George Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
20) Sir Edward Elgar - Enigma Variations
19) Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto in D

18) Maurice Ravel - Bolero
18) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 41 in C, K. 551 "Jupiter"

17) Jules Massenet - Meditation from the opera, Thais
16) Johannes Brahms - A German Requiem, Op. 45
15) Antonin Dvorak - Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in b minor, Op. 104
14) Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 1 in D

13) Sergei Rachmaninoff - Piano Concerto No. 2 in c minor, Op. 18
13) Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending

12) Johann Sebastian Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048
12) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Clarinet Concerto in A, K. 622

11) Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5 in e minor, Op. 64
10) Antonin Dvorak - Symphony No. 9 in e minor, from The New World, Op. 95
 9) Frederic Chopin- Ballade No. 1 in g minor, Op. 23
 8) Igor Stravinsky - The Rite of Spring
 7) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem in d minor, K. 626
 6) Camille Saint-Saens - Symphony No. 3 in c minor, Op. 78 "Organ"
 5) Johann Sebastian Bach - Mass in b minor, BWV 232

 4) Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky - 1812 Overture
 4) Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92

 3) Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2 in c minor, "Resurrection"
 2) Claude Debussy - Suite Bergamasque: Clair de lune
 1) Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9 in d minor, Op. 125

A big thank you to everyone who voted!