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Vivaldi: Four Seasons, Concerto For Oboe & Violin, Etc / Standage, Pinnock, Et Al


Release Date: 08/01/2003 
Label:  Archiv Produktion (Dg)   Catalog #: 474616   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Simon StandageDavid ReichenbergElizabeth Wilcock
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
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:  Simon Standage (Violin)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
2. Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera" by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Simon Standage (Violin)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
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:  Simon Standage (Violin)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
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:  Simon Standage (Violin)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
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:  Simon Standage (Violin)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; Venice, Italy 
6. Concerto for Oboe and Violin in B flat major, RV 548 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Simon Standage (Violin), David Reichenberg (Oboe)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
7. Concerto for 2 Violins in G major, RV 516 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Simon Standage (Violin), Elizabeth Wilcock (Violin)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
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 for Oboe, Violin, Strings and Continuo in B flat, R.548: 1. (Allegro)
Concerto for Oboe, Violin, Strings and Continuo in B flat, R.548: 2. Largo
Concerto for Oboe, Violin, Strings and Continuo in B flat, R.548: 3. Allegro
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings and Continuo in G major, R. 516: 1. Allegro molto
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings and Continuo in G major, R. 516: 2. Andante (molto)
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings and Continuo in G major, R. 516: 3. Allegro

Customer Reviews

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 Outstanding! December 30, 2012 By J. Bull (Houston, TX) See All My Reviews "This is my favorite of 5 versions of "the Four Seasons". Just beautiful!" Report Abuse
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