10 of Vivaldi’s greatest pieces of music – Classic FM
21 April 2021, 13:32
From The Four Seasons to the opera L’Olimpiade, here are some of the Baroque composer’s finest pieces of music.
His iconic set of four violin concertos depicting the weathers of different times of the year, The Four Seasons, seems to have remained as vital and urgent to our ears as when it was composed in 1723. And it still inspires new works three-and-a-half centuries on – like Max Richter’s powerful Recomposed: Vivaldi – The Four Seasons, which, released in 2012, makes