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Friday, November 30, 2007

This Is Winter!

But it Brings Joy!

In honor of Winter's first storm I present: L'inverno (Winter) Movement I

Search out the last two movements of Vivaldi's winter concerto, in fact search out and listen to all four of his famous Four Seasons Concertos. Vivaldi did a wonderful job of capturing the seasons in the music. The poem at the beginning is great, the translation I am familiar with ends This is Winter, but it brings joy.