Antonio Vivaldi

Italian clergyman “Red Priest”…banned from holding services, ostensibly for health reasons;
sacristy incident…born circa 1678, died in 1741…ranked by Goulding as #37 greatest classical
composer in history…most famous work, Four Seasons, set of four concertos, 1725…
Definition:
Concerto, a work of music that contrasts a solo instrument or instruments with
an orchestra.

                                   Works Featured on CD's

VivaldiFour Seasons: Concerto Number 1 in E Major, commonly just called Spring
 (Tip: Learn this piece merely as “Vivaldi: Spring”… easier…do same with other SPARKLERS
that have such nicknames.)

VivaldiFour Seasons: Concerto Number 4 in F Minor, called Winter.