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Synopsis: In eighteenth-century Venice, Italy, the finest musical performances are heard at an orphanage called the Ospedale della Pieta. Hidden from the audience is an orchestra of young orphan girls, some with physical disabilities and illnesses.
Padre Antonio Vivaldi, their music teacher, is inspired by the talented and determined young girls. When Vivaldi and his students are separated, Vivaldi is inspired to compose a set of concertos that mark the passing of time--the great baroque masterpiece entitled The Four Seasons.
Back matter includes an author's note with further historical and biographical information, as well as the text of the sonnets that accompany the music.
Product Description: Lyrical descriptions, a lush historical backdrop, and colorful artwork tell the story behind Antonio Vivaldi’s composition of The Four Seasons. He is inspired by his talented and determined students, young girl musicians at a Venetian orphanage. Together, they bring Vivaldi’s masterpiece to life. CD recording of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons included.
Title: Vivaldi's Four Seasons
Book Condition: Fair
Book Description Charlesbridge, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P021570916373
Book Description Charlesbridge, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111570916373
Book Description Charlesbridge, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1570916373