It's winter break. Kids are out of school, businesses close for the remainder of the year and some take vacation time to get some much-needed R&R after a busy year and holiday season. It's the perfect time to binge listen to Classical MPR and watch all those shows you haven't had time to see.
Maybe it was all the excitement in the office about Season 2 or the news about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's engagement; I began my winter break watching both seasons of The Crown, Netflix's original series about Queen Elizabeth II's reign. Don't worry, this post is spoiler-free. And, yes, I know I am late to the party.
One of the things that immediately grabbed my attention was the soundtrack, particularly the use of classical music. Here's a selection of 10 classical works that brightened the first two seasons of The Crown.