We can't live without music but often pigeon hole ourselves into one genre or another. In this thread I'd like to offer some classical works that perhaps you will appreciate. Starting with J S Bach. He is undoubtedly the father of music Although Im completely secular one cant ignore that his material was inspired by religion. Thankfully it makes it no less enjoyable .. A random selection of five examples from over a thousand to choose from just to get it rolling... YouTube - Bach - Double Violin Concerto (part two) YouTube - Bach - Magnificat - 02 - Et exsultavit YouTube - Bach: Cantata BWV 54, "Widerstehe doch der Sünde" A Scholl YouTube - Glenn Gould plays Bach Prelude in C Minor YouTube - J. S. Bach: BWV 998 "Prelude"