Antonio Vivaldi

Grand Canal in Venice
Canaletto / National Gallery London

A huge number of Italian musicians left their country in the 18th century, bringing the exquisite tradition of chamber music with them, and now four acclaimed artists celebrate this exiled music on WCRB’s CD of the Week.

Aisslinn Nosky
Chris Lee / H+H

Sunday, April 28, 2019
7:00 PM

On WCRB In Concert with the Handel and Haydn Society, the local ensemble performs an international tour of dazzling baroque masterpieces, featuring violinist Aisslinn Nosky, now available on demand.

Chandler Channels Vivaldi

Apr 22, 2019
La Serenissima
Arte Adria Management

Our CD of the Week features Adrian Chandler and La Serenissima, digging deep into the rich, pastoral world of Vivaldi.

Jean-Guihen Queyras
Marco Borggreve

Cellist Jean-Guihen Queyras has long brought his honest, communicative playing to works from the 17th to the 21st centuries. In his latest album, he’s turned to the deceptively simple Vivaldi cello sonatas, tapping into their haunting expressivity while keeping the dance alive, and it’s WCRB’s CD of the Week.

Grand Canal in Venice
Canaletto / National Gallery London

Sunday at 9:30pm on WCRB's "Voices," we celebrate the vibrant vocal music of the Italian Baroque, from the well-known to the obscure, the pyrotechnic to the sentimental. 

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