Vivaldi, Antonio

(4 March 1678, Venice – 28 July 1741, Vienna)
   Famous composer of operas and instrumental concertos, his position as maestro di violino at the Pio Ospedale della Pietà in Venice allowed the composition of sacred music only when the maestro {}di coro was on leave. He composed 18 psalms, a Magnificat, 20 motets, three oratorios, and half a dozen mass movements. The most famous of these is his Gloria in D.

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  • Vivaldi, Antonio (Lucio) — born March 4, 1678, Venice, Republic of Venice died July 28, 1741, Vienna, Austria Italian composer. He was taught violin by his father. In 1703 he was ordained a priest (and later became known as the Red Priest for his red hair). He spent most… …   Universalium

  • Vivaldi,Antonio Lucio — Vi·val·di (vĭ välʹdē), Antonio Lucio. 1675? 1741. Italian composer and violinist. He is best known for his concertos, particularly The Four Seasons (1725), a set of four violin concertos. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Vivaldi — Vivaldi, Antonio, Violinist, geb. um 1680 in Venedig, gest. daselbst 1743, war wahrscheinlich 1707–1713 Kapellmeister des Herzogs Philipp von Hessen in Mantua, seit 1714 Violinsolist im Orchester der Markuskirche und Konservatoriumdirektor in… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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