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The Four Seasons and Other Violin Concertos in Full Score: Opus 8, Complete

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This authoritative version contains the complete Four Seasons plus the rest of Vivaldi's Opus 8, including "The Storm at Sea," "Pleasure," and "The Hunt." Printed from new plates, this crisp, pristine edition includes new English translations of the original sonnets and extensive editorial notes on the composer's life and work.

Synopsis:

One of the most popular of all violin concerti, composed as musical illustrations of 4 sonnets. New, clean computer-generated score. Editorial Notes.

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

  "The Four Seasons": Sonnet Texts"

  Bibliography

    Il Cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione

      (The Contest of Harmony and Invention)

      "Twelve Concertos for violin, strings, and continuo"

      (Opus 8)

"THE FOUR SEASONS" (OPUS 8, NOS. 1-4)"

  "Concerto No. 1 in E Major: La Primavera ("Spring")"

    "(Op. 8, No. 1 / RV 269)"

    I. Allegro

    II. Largo

    III. Allegro

  "Concerto No. 2 in G Minor: L'Estate ("Summer")"

    "(Op. 8, No. 2 / RV 315)"

    I. Allegro non molto

    II. Adagio

    III. Presto

  "Concerto No. 3 in F Major: L'Autunno ("Autumn")"

    "(Op. 8, No. 3 / RV 293)"

    I. Allegro

    II. Adagio molto

    III. Allegro

  "Concerto No. 4 in F Minor: L'Inverno ("Winter")"

    "(Op. 8, No. 4 / RV 297)"

    I. Allegro non molto

    II. Largo

    III. Allegro

"OTHER VIOLIN CONCERTOS (OPUS 8, NOS. 5-12)"

  "Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major: La Tempesta di Mare ("The Storm at Sea")"

    "(Op. 8, No. 5 / RV 253)"

    I. Presto

    II. Largo

    III. Presto

  "Concerto No. 6 in C Major: Il Piacere ("Pleasure")"

    "(Op. 8, No. 6 / RV 180)"

    I. Allegro

    II. Largo e cantabile

    III. Allegro

  Concerto No. 7 in D Minor

    "(Op. 8, No. 7 / RV 242)"

    I. Allegro

    II. Largo

    III. Allegro

  Concerto No. 8 in G Minor

    "(Op. 8, No, 8 / RV 332)"

    I. Allegro

    II. Largo

    III. Allegro

  Concerto No. 9 in D Minor

    "(Op. 8, No. 9 / RV 236)"

    I. Allegro

    II. Largo

    III. Allegro

  "Concerto No. 10 in B-flat Major: La Caccia ("The Hunt")"

    "(Op. 8, No. 10 / RV 362)"

    I. Allegro

    II. Adagio

    III. Allegro

  Conceto No. 11 in D Major

    "(Op. 8, No. 11 / RV 210)"

    I. Allegro

    II. Largo

    III. Allegro

  Concerto No. 12 in C Major

    "(Op. 8, No. 12 / RV 178)"

    I. Allegro

    II. Largo

    III. Allegro

IMPORTANT VARIANTS

  How to Use the Variants

  Concerto No. 7 in D Minor (RV 242)

    Allegro (Movement I)

    a. Substitute for Bars 50-76

  Concerto No. 9 in D Minor (RV 236)

    "(Version for Oboe, Strings and Continuo, RV 454)"

    Allegro (Movement I)

      a. Substitute for Bars 91-102

  Concerto No. 11 in D Major (RV 210)

    Allegro (Movement I)

      a. Substitute for Bars 100-112

      b. Substitute for Bars 122-132

    Allegro (Movement II)

      c. Substitute for Bars 38-67

      d. Substitute for Bars 113-154

      e. Substitute for Bars 171-214

      f. Substitute for Bars 171-208

CRITICAL NOTES

  The Sources

    The Amsterdam Print

    The Dresden Manuscripts

    The Manchester Partbooks

    The Turin Autograph Scores

  The Dover Edition

    "Text Fonts Used in "The Four Seasons"

    Abbreviations Used in the Table of Emendations

  Table of Emendations

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486286389
Composer:
Vivaldi, Antonio
Editor:
Selfridge-Field, Eleanor
Editor:
Selfridge-Field, Eleanor
Composer:
Vivaldi, Antonio
Author:
Eleanor S
Author:
elfridge-Field
Author:
Vivaldi, Antonio
Author:
Music Scores
Author:
Selfridge-Field, Eleanor
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Classical
Subject:
Musical Instruments - Strings
Subject:
Vivaldi, antonio, 1678-1741
Subject:
Concertos
Subject:
Violin music
Subject:
Scores
Subject:
Songbooks - Orchestral
Subject:
Concertos (Violin with string orchestra)
Subject:
Concertos (Violin with string orchestra) -- Scores.
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Classical
Subject:
Four Seasons scores
Subject:
Vivaldi violin concertos
Subject:
Dover music scores
Subject:
Music-Orchestral Scores
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Music Scores
Series Volume:
188343
Publication Date:
19950831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
200
Dimensions:
11 x 8.38 in 1.38 lb

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