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Il Giardino Armonico plays Telemann, Vivaldi and Bach at Schwetzingen Festspiele

Italian early music ensemble Il Giardino Armonico (English: The Harmonious Garden) plays concertos and a suite from the Baroque era giants, Georg Philipp Telemann, Antonio Vivaldi and Johann Sebastian Bach at Schwetzingen Festspiele (Schwetzingen festival). Conductor (also the founder member of the ensemble): Giovanni Antonini.
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Vivaldi’s “Spring”, with human voices

The vocal quintet “Carmel A-Cappella” sings the first movement (Allegro) of Antonio Vivaldi’s “Spring” from the “Four Seasons“.

“Carmel A-Cappella” is a vocal quintet containing five female singers ensemble from Haifa, Israel, who specializes in unaccompanied polyphonic music (a-cappella). The musical director and arranger of the quintet is the musician Mrs. Shula Erez. Singers: Maya Goldsmith, Limor Yanovich, Inbar Hefter, Moran Shalev, Keren Jalon.

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John Williams plays Antonio Vivaldi’s Concerto in D-major

One of the most beautiful pieces of the Baroque music: John Williams plays Antonio Vivaldi’s Concerto in D-major.

Antonio Vivaldi wrote many concertos for various instruments, including lute and mandolin. This Concerto in D major for Lute and Orchestra has been transcribed for guitar. It remains one of the finest examples of Baroque music, it has been recorded by many artists. John Williams version is one of the best examples of these.

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