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Vivaldi: Le Quattro Stagioni / Da Costa, Schultz, Et Al


Release Date: 05/02/2006 
Label:  Xxi   Catalog #: 528   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alexandre Da Costa
Conductor:  Christian Schultz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concert-Verein
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Following the successful recording of Freitas Branco's Violin Concerto ( 10/10 Classics Today) Alexandre Da Costa presents his fiery version of Vivaldi's The Four Seasons. The recording was made in Vienna with the Wiener Concert-Verein. 'Da Costa is without doubt a talent to watch...This superb release deserves to make a big splash among music lovers.'' ( Freitas Branco -Violin Concerto) Classics Today Following the successful recording of Freitas Branco's Violin Concerto ( 10/10 Classics Today) Alexandre Da Costa presents his fiery version of Vivaldi's The Four Seasons. The recording was made in Vienna with the Wiener Concert-Verein. 'Da Costa is without doubt a talent to watch...This superb release deserves to make a big splash among music lovers.'' ( Freitas Branco -Violin Concerto) Classics Today Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Concertos (4) for Violin, Op. 8 no 1-4 "Four seasons" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alexandre Da Costa (Violin)
Conductor:  Christian Schultz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concert-Verein
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
2. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alexandre Da Costa (Violin)
Conductor:  Christian Schultz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concert-Verein
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1725; Venice, Italy 
3. Concerto for Violin in G minor, Op. 8 no 2/RV 315 "L'estate" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alexandre Da Costa (Violin)
Conductor:  Christian Schultz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concert-Verein
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
4. Concerto for Violin in F major, Op. 8 no 3/RV 293 "L'autunno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alexandre Da Costa (Violin)
Conductor:  Christian Schultz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concert-Verein
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
5. Concerto for Violin in F minor, Op. 8 no 4/RV 297 "L'inverno" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Alexandre Da Costa (Violin)
Conductor:  Christian Schultz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Concert-Verein
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 

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