50 Best Classical Love Songs

Are you planning an intimate candlelit dinner for your loved one? Set the scene for a perfect date with our 50 most romantic classical songs of all time...

Classical music offers the best romantic soundtrack. From romantic opera arias that capture the intense flush of a first love to tear-jerking love themes from some of the most romantic stories ever told – there's an endless supply of wonderful romantic music to choose from.

So dim the lights, light the candles and let us help you select the perfect classical Valentine's soundtrack, with our 50 most romantic classical songs of all time.

1. Armstrong - Romeo & Juliet Balcony Scene

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2. Beethoven - Piano Sonata No. 14 Moonlight - I.Adagio Sostenuto

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3. Beethoven - Romance No. 2 in F Major

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4. Bizet - La Fleur Que Tu M'avais Jetee

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5. Bizet - Carmen Suite No. 1 – Intermezzo

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6. Bizet - L’Arlesienne, Op. 23, Suit No.1

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7. Bizet - Traviata: Libiamo Ne’Leiti Calici ‘ Brindisi’

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8. Catalani - Ebben? Ne andrò lontana

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9. Chopin - Nocturne No.1 in B Flat Minor

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10. Chopin - Nocturne No. 19 In E Minor

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11. Chopin - Piano Concerto No. 2 - II. Larghetto

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12. Debussy - Suite Bergamasque: III. Clair de Lune

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13. Delibes - Flower Duet

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14. Delius - A Village Romeo and Juliet

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15. Donizetti - Una furtiva lagrima

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16. Einaudi - Le Onde

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17. Elgar - Serenade in E Minor for String Orchestra, Op.20: III Allegro

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18. Khachaturian - Spartacus Suite: Adagio Of Spartacus and Phrygia

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19. Liszt - Consolation No. 3

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20. Liszt - Liebestraum No. 3

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21. Mascagni – Cavalleria Rusticana Intermezzo

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22. Mendelssohn - Concerto in E Minor for Violin and Orchestra, op. 64: II (Attacca) Andante

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23. Mozart - Porgi Amor

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24. Mozart - Soave sia il vento

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25. Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 20 - II. Romance

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26. Mozart - Concerto For Flute, Harp, And Orchestra - II. Andantino

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27. Offenbach - Belle Nuit O Nuit D’amour

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28. Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet Op.64, Act I: Love Dance

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29. Puccini - E lucevan le stelle

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30. Puccini - O mio babbino caro

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31. Puccini - Chi il bel sogno di

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32. Puccini - Recondita armonia

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33. Puccini - Che gelida manina

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34. Puccini - Si, mi chiamano Mimì

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35. Puccini - O soave fanciulla

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36. Puccini - Un bel di verdremo (Madama Butterfly)

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37. Rota – Love Theme from Romeo and Juliet

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38. Rota - Ai giocchi addio

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39. Saint-Saens - Mon Coeur S'ouvre A Ta Voix

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40. Schumann – Kinderszenen, Op.15:VII.Traumerei (Dreaming)

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41. Shostakovich - Romance from The Gadfly

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42. Sibelius - Four Pieces for Violin and Piano, Op.78: II. Romance

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43. Tchaikovsky - Romeo and Juliet Fantasy overture

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44. Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake

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45. Tchaikovsky - Serenade for Strings in C Major

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46. Terragga - Recuerdos de la Albhambra

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47. Verdi - Caro nome

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48. Verdi – Celeste Aida

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49. Walton - Suite from Henry V ‘Touch Her Soft Lips, And Part’

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50. Warbeck - Pelagia’s Song from Captain Corelli’s Mandolin

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