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 ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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

Antonio Vivaldi

Antonio Lucio Vivaldi nicknamed il Prete Rosso ("The Red Priest") because of his red hair, was an Italian Baroque composer, priest, and ...
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