THE FOUR SEASONS
Orchestra, Chorus: I Solisti Veneti
Conductor: Claudio Scimone
The most “Italian” and also most widely known and played Baroque concerti The Four Seasons gain a whole new aspect in this performance. The renowned Italian Baroque specialists I Solisti Veneti
and their director Claudio Scimone
played the wellknown pieces in some of the most magnificent Venetian Villas. Some of them are designed by the 16th century architect Andrea Palladio, who gave a whole epoch its name. The musical descriptions of Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter are brought even more vividly to life in these beautiful Venetian surroundings and suits the beauty of the architecture.
Claudio Scimone on “The Four Seasons”: Explaining the music, its history and sources