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Who composed the Four Seasons in 1723?

Last Updated: 12th March, 2020

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Antonio Vivaldi

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Regarding this, who composed the Four Seasons?

Antonio Vivaldi

Also, what type of composition is the Four Seasons? Vivaldi was an 18th-century composer associated with the ornate Baroque period of music. His best known work is a set of violin concertos entitled Le quattro stagioni, or The Four Seasons. Written around 1720, this piece is composed of four concertos of three movements each.

In this manner, where was the Four Seasons composed?

Amsterdam

What genre is Vivaldi's Four Seasons?

The Four Seasons (Italian: Le quattro stagioni) is a set of four violin concertos by Antonio Vivaldi. Composed in 1725, The Four Seasons is Vivaldi's best-known work, and is among the most popular pieces in the classical music repertoire. The texture of each concerto is varied, each resembling its respective season.

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