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Antonio Vivaldi (1678 - 1741)
Thursday 30 December 2004 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)
Repeated: Thursday 6 January 2005 0:00-1:00 (Radio 3)
Artemisia Gentileschi's terrifying depiction of Juditha taking the life of Holofernes is one of the most gruesome images in all of Baroque art, and today Donald Macleod turns his attention to the way Vivaldi tackled the same subject in his only surviving oratorio.
Juditha Triumphans RV 644 opening