Antonio Vivaldi (1678 to 1741)

CAMERON JONES

Early life

Before Vivaldi became a composer he studied to be a priest.He became a music teacher in the hospital of mercy in Venice.He taught girls how to play music and preform and since they where not able to do it in public so he hid them behind a curtain so they would not get in trouble.
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Antonio Vivaldi was born in Venice. This is where he worked at the hospital of mercy, and where he began to study to be a priest. This is also where he was baptised
Four Seasons ~ Vivaldi

Song

The most popular songs by Vivaldi was his for seasons. He was inspire to make these songs by these poems. He made over a hundred songs.

Vivald's songs

-Four seasons

-Gloria

-Magnificat

-Stabate Mater

-Farnace

Legacy

Vivaldi has made songs that have been used in multiple movies and has left a mark on the music world. He is not a bigger name then Beethoven bu he is still one of my top ten favorite composers but that is only my opinion. His spring out of the four seasons is my favorite Vivaldi song.

Citation

Antonio Vivaldi with violin.. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.

http://quest.eb.com/search/113_907914/1/113_907914/cite. Accessed 23 Sep 2016.

Composer, AnAmerican. “Four seasons vivaldi.” Youtube, 30 Jan. 2011, www.youtube.com/watch?v=GRxofEmo3HA. Accessed 23 Sept. 2016.

Map of Venice 1925. Photograph. Britannica ImageQuest. Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc., 25 May 2016.

http://quest.eb.com/search/143_2066512/1/143_2066512/cite. Accessed 23 Sep 2016.