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Antonio Vivaldi; his life and work. Translated by Bill Hopkins.


Berkeley, University of California Press, 1970.
ISBN 9780520016293, 0520016297

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Standard Title Antonio Vivaldi. English
Subjects Vivaldi, Antonio, 1678-1741
Vivaldi, Antonio, 1678-1741.
Description x, 288 pages illustrations, facsimiles, music, portraits (some color) 25 cm
Copyright Date 1970.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-219).
Contents Introduction -- His life -- Background and personality -- The work -- Synopsis and tabulation -- The development of instrumental music in the 17th century -- The sonatas. The trio sonatas ; The violin sonatas ; The cello sonatas -- The concertos. Synopsis ; The elements of Vivaldi's concerto style -- The creative process -- Vivaldi's programme music -- The concertos printed in the composer's lifetime -- The twelve concertos Op. III -- Johann Sebastian Bach and Vivaldi -- The violin concertos : Vivaldi as violinist and teacher -- The cello concertos -- The concertos for viola d'amore -- The concertos for recorder and flute -- The concertos for oboe, clarinet and bassoon -- The concertos for plucked strings -- The concertos with solo keyboard instruments -- The concertos for several instruments -- The concertos "in due cori" -- The orchestral concertos and sinfonias -- The chamber concertos -- The operas. Vivaldi as an operatic composer and his background ; Survey of Vivaldi's operatic output ; Vivaldi's first opera, Ottone in Villa ; Operatic maestro in Venice : first successes abroad ; The culmination of the operatic output -- Secular vocal music -- The musica sacra -- Vivaldi research in recent years -- Epilogue.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)131610
(OCoLC)ocm00131610
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Kolneder, Walter.
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