Vivaldi’s Life

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Saturday, April 05, 2014

Antonio Vivaldi was a Baroque Italian composer who taught the best musicians in Venice. This week on Classics for Kids, the life and times of Antonio Vivaldi.

Music used within the program (all by Vivaldi):

Guitar Concerto in D Major RV 93

Violin Concerto in a minor “L’estro armonico” Op. 3 #6 RV 356

Gloria

Concerto Alla Rustica RV 151

Oboe Concerto in Bb Major RV 548

Recorder Concerto in F Major RV 434

Bassoon Concerto in C Major RV 469

Concerto for 2 Trumpets

Concerto for 2 Mandolins in G major RV 532

“Anch’il mar par che sommergo” from Il Tamerlano

“Spring” from The Four Seasons 

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