Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

Programme Notes

The IBO returns to Ardee Baroque Festival with a programme of works by Vivaldi, celebrating the virtuoso violin & culminating with his perennial favourite, The Four Seasons. The Red Priest’s lesser known works will also be explored including his fiery concerto for four solo violins, as well as the stormy concerto for two cellos.

Principal IBO bassoonist, Peter Whelan, who has won a Gramophone Award for his interpretation of Vivaldi, directs the Irish Baroque Orchestra. This is the first in a new series of Players Direct for Irish Baroque Orchestra.


Peter WhelanGuest Director
Claire DuffSoloist

Concert Dates and Venues

26 November 2016, St. Mary's Abbey, Ardee, County Louth
27 November 2016, The Model, Sligo

Programme

Vivaldi: Four Seasons