Presentation on theme: "- born in Venice on March 4th, 1678 - died on July 28th 1741 - He was a Baroque composer and a violinist - Also, He started his career as an opera composer."— Presentation transcript:
- born in Venice on March 4th, 1678 - died on July 28th 1741 - He was a Baroque composer and a violinist - Also, He started his career as an opera composer And wrote program music as well
* Vivaldi had five siblings: Margarita Gabriela, Cecilia Maria, Bonaventura Tomaso, Zanetta Anna, and Francesco Gaetano * His parents were Giovanni Battista Vivaldi and Camilla Calicchio * His Father taught him how to play the violin
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FymAUT-GmVU Ottone in villa
Concerto No. 1 in E major, Op. 8, RV 269, "La primavera" (Spring)RV Allegro Largo Allegro Pastorale Allegro Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 8, RV 315, "L'estate" (Summer) Allegro non molto Allegro Adagio e piano – Presto e forte AdagioPresto Concerto No. 3 in F major, Op. 8, RV 293, "L'autunno" also known as the "Danza Pastorale" (Autumn) Allegro Adagio molto Adagio Allegro Concerto No. 4 in F minor, Op. 8, RV 297, "L'inverno" (Winter) Allegro non molto Allegro Largo Allegro
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYyc4WXS2_Q& feature=fvst Four Seasons Violin Concertos
Antonio Vivaldi, et al. Vivaldi's Cello [Sound Recording]. n.p.: New York : Sony Classical, p2004., 2004. UVU Library Books and Media. Web. 9 Dec. 2012. MAGIL. "4 Seasons/4 Seasons Of Buenos Aires." American Record Guide 72.4 (2009): 191. MasterFILE Premier. Web. 9 Dec. 2012. "Antonio Vivaldi." Monkeyshines On Music & Great Musicians (2001): 52. Primary Search. Web. 9 Dec. 2012.