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Greatest Classical Hits - Vivaldi: The Four Seasons

Vivaldi: Greatest Classical Hits - 4 Seasons / Var
Release Date: 09/11/2007 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000957602   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Ruggiero RicciHerbert HöverWalter Prystawski
Conductor:  Ruggiero RicciRudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival StringsRegensburg Cathedral Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Concertos (4) for Violin, Op. 8 no 1-4 "Four seasons" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Ruggiero Ricci (Violin)
Conductor:  Ruggiero Ricci
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
2.
Concerto for 4 Violins in A major, RV 552 "Per eco in lontano" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Herbert Höver (Violin), Walter Prystawski (Violin)
Conductor:  Rudolf Baumgartner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lucerne Festival Strings
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1740 
Date of Recording: 04/1964 
Venue:  Lucerne, Neumünsterkirche 
Length: 13 Minutes 16 Secs. 
3.
Gloria in D major, RV 589: Gloria in excelsis Deo by Antonio Vivaldi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Regensburg Cathedral Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 

Sound Samples

Concerto for Violin and Strings in E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera": 1. Allegro
Concerto for Violin and Strings in E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera": 2. Largo
Concerto for Violin and Strings in E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera": 3. Allegro (Danza pastorale)
Concerto for Violin and Strings in G minor, Op.8, No.2, R.315 "L'estate": 1. Allegro non molto - Allegro
Concerto for Violin and Strings in G minor, Op.8, No.2, R.315 "L'estate": 2. Adagio - Presto - Adagio
Concerto for Violin and Strings in G minor, Op.8, No.2, R.315 "L'estate": 3. Presto (Tempo impetuoso d'estate)
Concerto for Violin and Strings in F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autunno": 1. Allegro (Ballo, e canto de' villanelli)
Concerto for Violin and Strings in F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autunno": 2. Adagio molto (Ubriachi dormienti)
Concerto for Violin and Strings in F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autunno": 3. Allegro (La caccia)
Concerto for Violin and Strings in F minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 "L'inverno": 1. Allegro non molto
Concerto for Violin and Strings in F minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 "L'inverno": 2. Largo
Concerto for Violin and Strings in F minor, Op.8, No.4, R.297 "L'inverno": 3. Allegro
Concerto In A For Solo Violin, Violin "per eco in lontano", Strings And Continuo, R.552: 1. Allegro
Concerto In A For Solo Violin, Violin "per eco in lontano", Strings And Continuo, R.552: 2. Larghetto
Concerto In A For Solo Violin, Violin "per eco in lontano", Strings And Continuo, R.552: 3. Allegro
Gloria in D, R.589: Allegro: Gloria in excelsis

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