Vivaldi's 'Four Seasons'

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Monday, December 14, 2015

Antonio Vivaldi (Unknown/Flickr)

Elliott Forrest co-hosts with David Finckel performances from the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. This week features wind pieces by Vivaldi.

Program playlist:

Vivaldi: Concerto in D minor for Two Oboes, Strings, and Continuo, RV 535
— James Austin Smith, Stephen Taylor, oboe; Ian Swensen, Kristin Lee, violin; Richard O'Neill, viola; Timothy Eddy, cello; Stéphane Logerot, double bass; Kenneth Weiss, harpsichord.

Vivaldi: Concerto in E major for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 269, Op. 8, No. 1, “Spring” from The Four Seasons
— Sean Lee soloing on violin; Chamber Music Society musicians.

Vivaldi: Concerto in G minor for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 315, Op. 8, No. 2, “Summer” from The Four Seasons
— Ani Kavafian soloing on violin; Chamber Music Society musicians.

Vivaldi: Concerto in F major for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 293, Op. 8, No. 3, “Autumn” from The Four Seasons
— Arnaud Sussmann soloing on violin; Chamber Music Society musicians.

Vivaldi: Concerto in F minor for Violin, Strings, and Continuo, RV 297, Op. 8, No. 4, “Winter” from The Four Seasons
— Ian Swensen soloing on violin; Chamber Music Society musicians.

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