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Antonio Vivaldi: The Red Priest of Venice

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Antonio Vivaldi's rediscovery after World War II quickly led him from obscurity to his present renown as one of the most popular 18th-century composers. Heller's biography presents the important facets of his life, his works, and his influence on music history.

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Presents the most important facets of Vivaldi's life, works, and influence on music history. Originally published in Germany in 1991 in celebration of the 250th anniversary of the composer's death. The English translation incorporates recent research by the author and others, providing new factual material and fresh insights, including the latest painstaking efforts at dating Vivaldi's compositions.
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Synopsis:

Chronicles the life of the seventeenth-century composer and discusses his major works, including "The Four Seasons".

Synopsis:

Karl Heller's biography of Antonio Vivaldi, originally published in Germany in 1991 in celebration of the 250th anniversary of the composer's death, presents the most important facets of Vivaldi's life, of his works, and of his influence on music history. This new English translation incorporates recent Vivaldi research by the author and others, providing new factual material and fresh insights, including the latest painstaking efforts at dating Vivaldi's compositions. Written for musicians and music students as well as for the many other lovers of Vivaldi's music, the book also offers musicologists little-known material, new information, and new perspectives on the composer.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781574670158
Translator:
Marinelli, David N.
Author:
Marinelli, David N.
Author:
Heller, Karl
Publisher:
Amadeus Press
Location:
Portland, Ore. :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Theater - General
Subject:
Composers & Musicians - Classical Composers
Subject:
Composers
Subject:
Vivaldi, antonio, 1678-1741
Subject:
Composers -- Italy -- Biography.
Subject:
Songbooks - General
Subject:
Vivaldi, Antonio
Subject:
Printed Music - General
Subject:
Biography-Composers and Musicians
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Publication Date:
20030331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
362
Dimensions:
9.34x7.50x.78 in. 1.42 lbs.

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Product details 362 pages Amadeus Press - English 9781574670158 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Chronicles the life of the seventeenth-century composer and discusses his major works, including "The Four Seasons".
"Synopsis" by , Karl Heller's biography of Antonio Vivaldi, originally published in Germany in 1991 in celebration of the 250th anniversary of the composer's death, presents the most important facets of Vivaldi's life, of his works, and of his influence on music history. This new English translation incorporates recent Vivaldi research by the author and others, providing new factual material and fresh insights, including the latest painstaking efforts at dating Vivaldi's compositions. Written for musicians and music students as well as for the many other lovers of Vivaldi's music, the book also offers musicologists little-known material, new information, and new perspectives on the composer.
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