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Antonio Vivaldi<br />Breeana Brandt<br />1<br />
Starting Out…<br />Born Venice March 4th, 1678<br />Baptized after birth<br />Either for health issues<br />or, Large eart...
Vivaldi Jobs<br />Priest Hood<br />Teacher<br />Ordained priest 1703 on own accord<br />1 year after complained of health ...
Timeline of Work<br />1703 Ordained minister<br />1703 Violin teacher at Ospedale<br />1709 to 1711 Teatro Sant' Angelo <b...
Music<br />Most known-Four Seasons<br />Captured season without use of precussion<br />Violin Virtuoso <br />Done over 400...
Orchestral Music<br />Fast slow fast movement<br />Mainly a string orchestra<br />Work copied and admired by Bach<br />221...
Closing the Curtain<br />Poverty like many composers<br />Sold what he could to go to Vienna<br />Sold off more manuscript...
Sources<br />Photos and Music:<br />www.flickr.com/photos/krougeau/1414292166/<br />http://www.listal.com/viewimage/158106...
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  1. 1. Antonio Vivaldi<br />Breeana Brandt<br />1<br />
  2. 2. Starting Out…<br />Born Venice March 4th, 1678<br />Baptized after birth<br />Either for health issues<br />or, Large earthquake<br />1703 Ordained priest<br />Nicknamed the Red Priest<br />Wasn’t always a “saint”<br />2<br />
  3. 3. Vivaldi Jobs<br />Priest Hood<br />Teacher<br />Ordained priest 1703 on own accord<br />1 year after complained of health issues<br />Said that he would leave alter to jot down music ideas<br />Had to be priest for free schooling<br />Employed mostly by Ospedale della Pietà<br />“Orphanage” school for daughters of noblemen<br />Many concerti were exercises played by pupils<br />3<br />
  4. 4. Timeline of Work<br />1703 Ordained minister<br />1703 Violin teacher at Ospedale<br />1709 to 1711 Teatro Sant' Angelo <br />1711 Twelve concertos published in Amsterdam<br />1713-1714 Teatro Sant' Angelo. Produced opera by Rostori<br />1717 moved to Mantua. Chamber Capellmeister <br />1720 returned to Venice Teatro Sant' Angelo to stage his operas.<br />
  5. 5. Music<br />Most known-Four Seasons<br />Captured season without use of precussion<br />Violin Virtuoso <br />Done over 400 orchestral music pieces<br />Over 40 operas<br />4<br />Click for demo of Spring from The Four Seasons. 5<br />
  6. 6. Orchestral Music<br />Fast slow fast movement<br />Mainly a string orchestra<br />Work copied and admired by Bach<br />221 concertos for solo violin or violoncello solo.<br />
  7. 7. Closing the Curtain<br />Poverty like many composers<br />Sold what he could to go to Vienna<br />Sold off more manuscripts to live<br />Died July 28, 1741<br />Given unmarked grave<br />Music died with him until the 1900’s<br />
  8. 8. Sources<br />Photos and Music:<br />www.flickr.com/photos/krougeau/1414292166/<br />http://www.listal.com/viewimage/158106h<br />livingelectro.com<br />www.kulichki.com/cddisk/avivaldi/avivaldi.htm<br />www.etsy.com/view_list...=12533781/<br />Music Slide 1. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N00XKtROddc&feature=related<br />Music Slide 5. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oqojc0UrhOU&feature=related<br />www.soundunwound.com/musicantonio-vivaldi/9775<br />Material:<br />Baroque Composers and Musicians. Antonio Vivaldi. http://www.baroquemusic.org/bqxvivaldi.html<br />Absolute Astronomy. Antonio Vivaldi. http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Antonio_Vivaldi<br />Answers.com Reference Answers. Antonio Vivaldi. http://www.answers.com/topic/antonio-vivaldi<br />Antonio Vivaldi. http://www.bach-cantatas.com/Lib/Vivaldi.htm<br />Encyclopedia of World Biography. Antonio Vivaldi Biography. http://www.notablebiographies.com/Tu-We/Vivaldi-Antonio.html <br />8notes.com Antonio Vivaldi. http://www.8notes.com/biographies/vivaldi.asp<br />Yourdictionary.com Antonio Vivaldi biography. http://biography.yourdictionary.com/antonio-vivaldi<br />Naxos.com Antonio Vivaldi Biography. http://www.naxos.com/person/Antonio_Vivaldi/22387.htm<br />The Western Humanities. Matthews, Platt, Noble. Antonio L Vivaldi. Pg 434-435.<br />Biographicon. Antonio Vivaldi biography. http://www.biographicon.com/view/453nq<br />

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