Essays Tagged: "Antonio Vivaldi"

Vivaldi

has resulted in the present worship of Bach" (Hatch, 13). Who was this man that J. S. Bach honored?Antonio Vivaldi was born in Venice on March 4th, 1678. He started to learn how to play violin at an ...

(2 pages) 79 0 4.0 Oct/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

"Four Seasons" by Vivaldi.

Antonio Vivaldi's, "The Four Seasons", is one of the most popular pieces of music ever composed. It ... music world because it was an all new style of music and program music. From "The Four Seasons," by Antonio Vivaldi, a new music sprang to life and became a popular tune. In his creation of "The Four ... sed a new type of music. That music then lived for generations and it is still greatly alive today. Antonio Vivaldi created an unmatched, spectacular, and brilliant piece of work when he created " The ...

(4 pages) 124 0 4.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

A comparison between the three movements from Vivaldi's L'estro Armonica, Op.III. Used for Advanced higher. Would be usefull to have a copy of the score to accompany this essay.

A comparison between three Vivaldi movementsFrom L'estro ArmonicaOp.IIIAntonio Vivaldi was one of the most prominent composers of the Baroque period. He lived in Venice, I ...

(5 pages) 29 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Moods and Influences: The Musical Emotion This is mainly just an outline for a major essay. It contains every main idea, concrete detail and commentary without any filler.

ss was an obvious message to spread through music, joy is conveyed with nearly the same tenacity.1. Vivaldi's "Concerto in C for Trumpet" employs the high rounded sound of the trumpet and a bright and ... d a bright and sketchy sound of the strings to transmit a jovial taste.a. The concerto communicates Vivaldi's friendly attitude and willingness to spread the delight of music for the benefit of human ...

(4 pages) 55 0 4.8 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Antonio Valvaldi The Four Seasons Review

"Four Seasons" by VivaldiAntonio Vivaldi's, "The Four Seasons", is one of the most popular pieces of music ever composed. It ... music world because it was an all new style of music and program music. From "The Four Seasons," by Antonio Vivaldi, a new music sprang to life and became a popular tune. In his creation of "The Four ... sed a new type of music. That music then lived for generations and it is still greatly alive today. Antonio Vivaldi created an unmatched, spectacular, and brilliant piece of work when he created " The ...

(4 pages) 63 0 4.3 Aug/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

2004 USC Honors College Essay Choice 1: Values gained by continuing to differentiate "low" art from "high" art

thrown away after the ceremony at which they were played, but now are revered as masterpieces. Even Antonio Vivaldi has been said not to have composed over 600 pieces, but to have composed the same pi ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Antonio Vivaldi

Antonio Vivaldi was born in Venice on March 4th, 1678 to Giovanni Vattista Vivaldi and his wife Cami ... with the violin and began teaching violin at a school as a part of the St. Mark Basilica orchestra. Antonio was the first born of nine children, he was very sickly and feeble as an infant that he was ... e feared he wouldn't survive long. It was clear from early in his life that he had musical talents. Antonio and his father performed together and were even noted as "one of Venice's main tourist attra ...

(7 pages) 52 1 5.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

A Comparison of the Musical Styles of Vivaldi and Corelli

talented artists, some of the earlier masters were neglected. Two of these talented musicians were Antonio Vivaldi and Arcangelo Corelli. Both Italian artists were distinguished violinists as well as ... e used his time composing. On January 8, 1708, Corelli died and was buried in S Maria della Rotonda.Antonio Vivaldi was born on March 4, 1678. Although very little is known about his childhood and mus ...

(15 pages) 54 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Antonio Vivaldi--Opinions on Him and Thorough Biography (Includes Endnotes)

edibly even ugly. This really comes to a surprise to me because I've listened to baroque music like Antonio Vivaldi and Johann Sebastian Bach and none of the music struck me as being "ugly." The first ... finished products (whatever they might be) were and always will be superb. Among these people, was Antonio Vivaldi.Antonio Vivaldi was born on March 4, 1678, and on May 6, 1678 he was baptized by a m ...

(5 pages) 29 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

The Concerto in the Baroque Era

In addition, Bach gave the harpsichord solo status in the concerto. Bach was somewhat influenced by Antonio Vivaldi.Antonio Vivaldi was a virtuoso violinist. Vivaldi became a music master at an orphan ... tyle to be picked up by many different composers such and Bach and Vivaldi.ReferencesBoynick, Matt. Antonio Vivaldi. London: Macmillan Press Ltd. 1996Kachlis, Joseph & Kristine Forney. The Enjoyme ...

(2 pages) 49 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Antonio Vivaldi

Antonio Vivaldi Antonio Lucio Vivaldi, the Italian composer, and violinist may have been one of the ...

(6 pages) 44 1 4.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Baroque Music The term "baroque," when applied to music, refers

he Baroque period are Claudio Monteverdi, Arcangelo Corelli, Henry Purcell, George Frideric Handel, Antonio Vivaldi, and of course Johann Sebastian Bach. Violin making was perfected by Stradivarius an ...

(2 pages) 2061 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies