presents: Too Hot to Handel: The Sexiest Babes of Classical Music

Playboy.comBecause of the studious dedication it requires, classical music has been saddled with a nerdy reputation that’s hard to break. But lately, a handful of sexy women have emerged on the scene who have shown that cliché is more than a little dated. Whether they’re on the opera stage, in the concert hall or as close as iTunes, these ten rising stars prove that classical music can look as good as it sounds. Which classical babe do you think is the sexiest? Vote for your favorite via the link to below:

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