1678, Mar 41741, Jul 28
an Italian Baroque composer, virtuoso violinist, teacher and cleric. Born in Venice, he is recognized as one of the greatest Baroque composers, and his influence during his lifetime was widespread across Europe. He is known mainly for composing many instrumental concertos, for the violin and a variety of other instruments, as well as sacred choral works and more than forty operas. His best-known work is a series of violin concertos known as The Four Seasons.
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Giuseppe Matteo Alberti
...composer and violinist. His works were influenced by Antonio Vivaldi and they were much played in England. He wrote...
Willem de Fesch was influenced by the Italians, particularly Antonio Vivaldi, as well as George Frideric Handel.
Alvise Giusti the same person. In the past, the libretto for Antonio Vivaldi's 1733 opera Motezuma had been attributed to Girolamo...
Frantisek Jiranek
...Baroque composer, musician and very likely a student of Antonio Vivaldi. Only Jiránek's instrumental works have been...
Giuseppe Maria Orlandini
...La Borde and Charles Burney, Orlandini, along with Antonio Vivaldi, is considered one of the major creators of the new...
Giuseppe Valentini
...his lifetime overshadowed by the likes of Corelli, Antonio Vivaldi, and Locatelli, his contribution to Italian baroque...
Andrea Zani
...violinist and composer. Zani's works show the influence of Antonio Vivaldi, but are somewhat less sweeping. His op....
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