Archive for December 14, 2012
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Baptized December 17, 1770 in Bonn, Germany. Died March 26, 1827 in Vienna, Austria.Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67
Composed in 1808. First Performance: December 22, 1808 conducted by Beethoven at the Theater-an-der-Wien in Vienna. Instrumentation: piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 More >
Composed: 1945. First Performance: October 15, 1946 with Sir Malcolm Sargent conducting the Liverpool Philharmonic More >
Born March 4, 1678 in Venice, Italy. Died July 28, 1741 in Vienna, Austria.Winter from the Four Seasons, Opus 8, Number 4
Published: 1725. Instrumentation: Solo violin, strings, and continuo. Duration: ~9 min.
Antonio Vivaldi received his early musical training from his father Giovanni, who More >