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A Pauper's Funeral

Donald Macleod focuses on the mystery of why an elderly Vivaldi chose to abandon his home in Venice, ending his life poverty-stricken in a foreign land.

It's a mystery why the elderly Vivaldi chose to abandon his home in Venice, ending his days poverty-stricken in a foreign land. Donald Macleod investigates.

Vivaldi
Concerto in F, RV574
The King's Consort, directed by Robert King

Concerto funebre in Bflat, RV579
Europa Galante, directed by Fabio Biondi

Griselda (Opening of Act II)
Carla Huhtanen (soprano, Costanza), Lynne McMurtry (mezzo, Roberto), Jason Nedecky (baritone, Corrado), Aradia Ensemble, conducted by Kevin Mallon

Concerto in C, RV558
The Academy of Ancient Music, directed by Andrew Manze.

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Thu 31 Dec 2015 12:00

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Music Played

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in F major RV.574 for 6 instruments and orchestra

    Performer: Robert KING - Director Performer: The KING'S CONSORT

    • HYPERION.
    • CDA 6707-3.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in B flat major RV.579 (Funebre) for 6 instruments and orchestra

    Performer: Fabio BIONDI - Director Performer: L'europa Galante

    • Virgin Classics.
    • VC5454242.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Griselda - opera RV.718

    Conductor: Kevin MALLON Performer: Carla HUHTANEN - Soprano Performer: Aradia Baroque Ensemble

    • NAXOS.
    • 866021113.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto in C major RV.558 for 13 instruments and orchestra

    Performer: Andrew MANZE - Violin Performer: Academy Of Ancient Music

    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • hmu-907 230.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto In F Major Rv.574

    Ensemble: The King's Consort. Director: Robert King.
    • HYPERION : CDA 6707-3.
    • HYPERION.
    • 1.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto In B Flat Major Rv.579 (Funebre)

    Ensemble: Europa Galante. Director: Fabio Biondi.
    • Virgin Classics: VC5454242.
    • Virgin Classics.
    • 4.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Griselda - Rv.718

    Singer: Carla Huhtanen. Ensemble: Aradia Baroque Ensemble. Conductor: Kevin Mallon.
    • NAXOS: 866021113.
    • NAXOS.
    • 1.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto In C Major Rv.558

    Performer: Andrew Manze. Orchestra: Academy of Ancient Music.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI : hmu-907 230.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 16.

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