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Antonio Vivaldi

Spring Has Sprung!

Mar 30, 2021
Sandro Botticelli's La Primavera
Public domain / Wikimedia Commons

A poem my mother taught me when I was a child remains in my mind as the weather warms, joined by music that makes this season beautiful.

Avi Avital
Harald Hoffmann / Deutsche Grammophon

Sunday, February 28, 2021
7:00 PM

On WCRB In Concert with Rockport Music, mandolinist Avi Avital joins the Venice Baroque Orchestra in a concert of Italian gems, with concertos by Geminiani, Vivaldi, and Albinoni, on demand.

Stu Rosner

Monday, April 27, 9pm

On a Festival 1750 broadcast, violinist Aisslinn Nosky leads the Handel and Haydn Society in an exuberant performance of concertos by Vivaldi and Locatelli at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall.

Christina Day Martinson
Courtesy of the Artist

Sunday, April 12, 2020
7:00 PM

On WCRB In Concert with Boston Baroque, it's a celebration of Vivaldi with the Venetian composer's radiant "Gloria" and timeless "The Four Seasons" concertos, featuring violinist Christina Day Martinson.

Ophélie Gaillard
Courtesy of the Artist

Franco-Swiss cellist Ophélie Gaillard floats and flies through Vivaldi’s emotional world in a brand-new recording with her Pulcinella Orchestra, and it’s our CD of the Week!