The British Baroque ensemble La Serenissima in rehearsal from the vantage point of violist Jim O’Toole. This video is posted to YouTube with the following description: ‘Here’s what playing Vivaldi concertos can sometimes be like for the viola section (courtesy of viola cam – Jim O’Toole). This was ...
Vivaldi: The Four Seasons; Bassoon Concertos: ‘per Maestro dè Morzin’ in G minor RV496, ‘La notte’ in B flat major RV501; Concertos for violin ‘in tromba marina’: in D major RV221, in G major RV313
The Strad Issue: November 2015Description: Another Four Seasons – played with real style and dynamismMusicians: Adrian Chandler (violin/director) Peter Whelan (bassoon) La SerenissimaComposer: