Part of: OSL at Temple Emanu-El
During his stunningly prolific career as a composer, Antonio Vivaldi composed over 500 concertos, many of which were written for solo violin, his own instrument. This program highlights five unique concertos Vivaldi wrote showcasing the virtuosic capabilities of other instruments, including his Concerto for Flute in G Minor, “La Notte,” the Concerto for Bassoon in A Minor, the early Concerto for Flute, Bassoon, Oboe, Violin and Continuo in G Minor, and more.
Concerto for Flute in G Minor, RV 439, “La Notte”
Concerto for Violin and Oboe in B-Flat Major, RV 548
Concerto for Bassoon in A Minor, RV 497
Concerto for Flute, Bassoon, Oboe, Violin and Continuo in G Minor, RV 107
Concerto for Four Violins in B Minor, RV 580