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First Choice: Vivaldi: The Four Seasons

Shaham / Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Release Date: 04/10/2012 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001663102   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiFritz Kreisler
Performer:  Gil Shaham
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 50 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concertos (4) for Violin, Op. 8 no 1-4 "Four seasons" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Gil Shaham (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/1993 
Venue:  New York, American Academy and Institute 
Length: 37 Minutes 20 Secs. 
2.
Concerto in the style of Vivaldi by Fritz Kreisler
Performer:  Gil Shaham (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1905; Austria 
Date of Recording: 12/1993 
Venue:  New York, American Academy and Institute 
Length: 11 Minutes 10 Secs. 

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
Violin Concerto in C major "In the style of Vivaldi": 1. Allegro moderato e maestoso
Violin Concerto in C major "In the style of Vivaldi": 2. Andante doloroso
Violin Concerto in C major "In the style of Vivaldi": 3. Allegro assai

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