What he sounds like: Hear him play Ole Bull's "Cantabile."
Why he's classically hot: Fans of Siem sometimes refer to themselves as "Charlie's International Angels" but you won't feel so angelic once he picks up that nearly 300-year-old piece of wood and turns on that smile.
Why he's classically hot: As the other half of 2Cellos, Šulić is all about making connections with his bow, and enjoys bridging in new listeners to classical music through their classical covers of pop songs.
Instrument: Voice (tenor)
What he sounds like: Hear him sing "Di quella pira" from Verdi's Il Trovatore.
Why he's classically hot: You can thank Kaufmann's teacher Michael Rhodes for teaching him how to open that throat wide and unleash his "big dark sound."
Why he's classically hot: You need a classical cutie that can take care of you, and Pham definitely understands the importance of the green. While he enjoyed getting his masters degree, he notes that "musicians are educated to be musicians; they’re not educated to make money and that’s a pity because I think both need to go hand in hand.”
Instrument: Voice (countertenor)
What he sounds like: Hear him sing "Ombra mai fu" from Handel's Serse.
Why he's classically hot: Jaroussky offers the best of both worlds by delivering the delicious high notes of a castrato while still remaining fully "intact" and ready to please.
Why he's classically hot: Quint really knows how to go deep... into the music he's playing. He said that "the notes on the page are just the surface of the music — you have to always dig deeper and deeper and the great music always gives you an opportunity to... go further than just the music on the page."
Instrument: Voice (bass-baritone)
What he sounds like: Hear him sing Schubert's "Der Erlkönig."
Why he's classically hot: This Canadian barihunk's voice is sure to get you all hot and bothered. His voice "... rings like silver in the upper register, the middle shines like gold, and his bass is firm as iron."
Why he's classically hot: Bailey knows how to give good head, especially to a cello. When he was four, his love affair with the instrument started when he "literally ran into a cello backstage" headfirst.
Why he's classically hot: This virtuoso is not only an incredible violinist; he has acting chops too! Garrett recently showed off his naughtier side by portraying Niccolò Paganini in The Devil's Violinist.
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