The Four Seasons, Op. 8

Antonio Vivaldi composed The Four Seasons ('Le quattro stagioni' in its original Italian) in 1723. It is a set of 4 violin concertos that propose an early form of descriptive music: for example, Winter makes prominent use of pizzicato notes in high registers, whereas Summer evokes a storm in its final movement. The work was first presented as part of Op. 8, being later catalogued as RV 269, 315, 293 & 297. The Four Seasons remain very popular to this day, some of its concertos spawning a great number of derivative works, whereas ... mehr

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Sheet music

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Notenblättermusik Violin Concerto in E major, RV 269 - 'La primavera' (Spring) Preview Herunterladen
Notenblättermusik Violin Concerto in G minor, RV 315 - 'L'estate' (Summer) Preview Herunterladen
Notenblättermusik Violin Concerto in F major, RV 293 - 'L'autunno' (Autumn) Preview Herunterladen
Notenblättermusik Violin Concerto in F minor, RV 297 - 'L'inverno' (Winter) Preview Herunterladen

Music recordings

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Recording Violin Concerto in E major, RV 269 'Spring' - I. Allegro Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in E major, RV 269 'Spring' - II. Largo Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in E major, RV 269 'Spring' - III. Allegro Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in G minor, RV 315 'Summer' - I. Allegro Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in G minor, RV 315 'Summer' - II. Adagio Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in G minor, RV 315 'Summer' - III. Presto Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in F major, RV 293 'Autumn' - I. Allegro Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in F major, RV 293 'Autumn' - II. Adagio Molto Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in F major, RV 293 'Autumn' - III. Allegro Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in F minor, RV 297 'Winter' - I. Allegro non molto Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in F minor, RV 297 'Winter' - II. Largo Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in F minor, RV 297 'Winter' - III. Allegro Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in E major, RV 269 'Spring' - Complete Concerto Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in G minor, RV 315 'Summer' - Complete Concerto Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in F major, RV 293 'Autumn' - Complete Concerto Herunterladen
Recording Violin Concerto in F minor, RV 297 'Winter' - Complete Concerto Herunterladen

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