Donald Macleod focuses on how, having won over his home crowd in Venice, Vivaldi set out to capitalise on his growing fame by finding work and influential patrons abroad.
Having won over his home crowd in Venice, Vivaldi set out to capitalise on his growing fame by finding work and influential patrons abroad. Presented by Donald Macleod.
Vivaldi: Aria - Dell'alma superba (Serenata a tre, RV 690)
Ernesto Palacio (tenor), I Solisti Veneti, directed by Claudio Scimone
Vivaldi: Tito Manlio, Act 2, Scene 1: Non ti lusinghi la crudeltade
Emma Kirkby (soprano, Lucio), The Brandenburg Consort, directed by Roy Goodman
Vivaldi Sonata No.11 in E flat RV.756
Andrew Manze (violin), Nigel North (archlute), John Toll (harpsichord)
Vivaldi: Magnificat RV.610b
Emily Van Evera (soprano), Nancy Argenta (soprano), Alison Place (mezzo), Catherine King (mezzo), Margaret Cable (contralto), The Taverner Choir and Players, directed by Andrew Parrott
Vivaldi: Concerto Op.8 No.3 'l'autunno' RV.293
Antonio De Secondi (violin), Concerto Italiano, directed by Rinaldo Alessandrini.