The Four Seasons by Vivaldi in Rome

€15.00

From May 2021 - h 8.30 pm

Caravita Church - via del Caravita 7, Rome

Fully refundable tickets up to 48 hours before the start of the concerts

Experience “The Four Seasons” by Vivaldi in the extraordinary atmosphere of Caravita Church in Rome performed by the violinist Elvin Dhimitri, strings and harpsichord.

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The Four Seasons by Vivaldi in Rome

Music representing the moods of the four seasons has always been popular, and baroque composers such as Werner and Fischer among others produced cycles of concertos representing the fours seasons. But none were to do so in such precise pictorial detail as Antonio Vivaldi in his Four Seasons concerto!

The whole Baroque epoch showed a deep interest in the amazing natural changes determined by the seasons. Bernini itself represented them in its fine sculptures. Baroque art has a dramatic conception of the relationship between man and nature and between man and the universe. Galileo’s discoveries brought about a shift in the position of man, who was no longer at the center of the cosmos. As a consequence, a new attitude of awe and wonder towards the power of nature emerged.

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons are a symbol of his era. Not only is the feeling of astonishment conveyed by his spectacular description of nature, but also by his musical language. The composition aims at astounding the listener with unusual melodies, created through increased rhythm and higher harmonic contrast. His music is thus freer, more fluid and able to better describe the story it wishes to narrate. The scenes range from the chirp of different birds in spring, to summer storms, from fleeing foxes in autumn, to teeth chattering and rain pouring down in winter. In accordance with the highest expression of baroque concepts, nature is dramatized, and the audience feels actively involved in the rapid succession of events taking place in the work of art.

Witness the evocative power of Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons" in Rome's Caravita Church. The most famous of Vivaldi’s works, and revolutionary example of Italian Baroque music, performed by Opera e Lirica Academy strings quintet and harpsichord.

First violin: Elvin Dhimitri Strings quintet Harpsichord Elvin Dhimitri, first violin of Opera and Lirica, has been recognized as an artist who is able to combine impassioned energy and vibrant communication. He was appointed Concertmaster of the Bilkent Youth International Symphony Orchestra in 1992. He performed for Luglio Musicale Symphony Orchestra of Trapani, La Nuova Scarlatti Symphony Orchestra of Naples, Toscanini Symphony Orchestra of Parma, to mention a few. He was appointed First Violin in the Rome Philharmonic Orchestra and he has been a member of the Rome and Lazio Symphony Orchestra since 1997.


PROGRAM

Concerto per archi RV 127, 151
Concerto XI n. 4 in A Major  
Allegro non molto / Largo / Allegro 

1: Concerto No.1 in E Major, RV 269, "SPRING" Allegro / Largo / Allegro (Pastorale dance)

2: Concerto No.2 in g minor, RV 315, "SUMMER" Allegro non molto - Allegro / Adagio – Presto – Adagio / Presto (Summer Storm)

3: Concerto No.3 in F Major, RV 293, "AUTUMN" Allegro (Peasant Dance and Song) / Adagio molto (Sleeping Drunkards) / Allegro (The Hunt)

4: Concerto No.4 in f minor, RV 297, "WINTER" Allegro non molto / Largo / Allegro

Enjoy Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons" concerto, performed in Rome's Caravita Church by Opera e Lirica artists.

Witness the evocative power of Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons", performed in Rome's Caravita Church by Opera e Lirica Academy strings quintet and harpsichord. 

Roma Pass 10 euro Discount: buy a 20 euro Back Seat ticket, show your Roma Pass card at the entrance and get a Central Seat (whose value is 30 euros) 

Refundable tickets: all tickets are completely refundable until 48 h before the beginning of the concert. You just need to send an e-mail at info@operaelirica.com and ask for the instantaneous refund. 


ATTENTION: In compliance with current government regulations (DL n. 105 of 23 July 2021) it is compulsory for visitors to show their Green Pass accompanied by a valid identity document in order to access the concert. The provisions do not apply to children under 12 years of age and to people with specific medical certification. Furthermore, the anti-Covid safety regulations remain in force: for entry, temperature measurement is required and it is mandatory to wear a mask for the entire duration of the concert. At the end of each concert, the location is sanitized. Locations have a limited capacity, reduced to 50%, in compliance with the physical distance provided for the spectators’s safety. We also want to specify that all our artists and collaborators have a Green Pass.

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Location
Caravita Church - Via del Caravita, 7 Rome
Opening time
8:00 pm
Start time
8:30 pm
End time
10:00 pm
Breaks
1 break of 10 minutes
Disabled access
Yes
Free tickets
Children under 7 and disabled
Reduction
Under 18 and students
Metro
Metro "A" Spagna
Bus
Line 51-62-63-80-83-85-117-160-492-628
Taxi
Piazza Venezia 100 mt
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