Greatest composer of all time? Guess who.
If you haven't already read it, check out Anthony Tommasini's project to name (and rank) the top ten classical composers of all time. The Greatest, he concludes, is J.S. Bach. But then, we knew that.
The New York Times' music critic received more than 1,500 comments fomr readers and listeners to enliven the debate - including posts from listeners in Eugene and Seattle.
Beyond just the list, fascinating in itself, are the videos in which Tommasini explores the composers and illustrates what makes them great.
Here's his video piece on Bach.