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Free Thinking - Vivaldi's The Four Seasons

A concert given by the Avison Ensemble and violinist Bojan Cicic, featuring The Vivaldi's Four Seasons along with the sonnets from which the composer took his musical inspiration.

Vivaldi condensed a whole year into his Four Seasons concertos, so they're an ideal showcase for Radio 3's Free Thinking "speed of life" weekend in Gateshead. Lucie Skeaping presents a concert given by The Avison Ensemble and violin soloist Bojan Čičić, along with the sonnets from which Vivaldi took his musical inspiration read by actor Rob Ward.

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Music Played

  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for Violin and Orchestra - The Four Seasons - Spring

    Performer: Bojan Čičić. Ensemble: Avison Ensemble.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for Violin and Orchestra - The Four Seasons - Summer

    Performer: Bojan Čičić. Ensemble: Avison Ensemble.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for Violin and Orchestra - The Four Seasons - Autumn

    Performer: Bojan Čičić. Ensemble: Avison Ensemble.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for Violin and Orchestra - The Four Seasons - Winter

    Performer: Bojan Čičić. Ensemble: Avison Ensemble.

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