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MUSICAL JOURNEY (A) - VENICE: A Musical Visit to the Lagoons and Islands of Venice (NTSC)

    
 

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MUSICAL JOURNEY (A) - VENICE: A Musical Visit to the Lagoons and Islands of Venice (NTSC)


VENICE

 

The Places
A city built on an archipelago of 117 islets, Venice is remarkable in many ways. Unsullied by modern traffic, its buildings retain much of their historic character and something of the magic of the place is reflected in our tour which starts and ends with the lagoon, after visiting the islands of Burano, Murano, Torcello and San Michele.

The Music
Violinist, priest and most prolific composer, Antonio Vivaldi was born in Venice in 1678 and spent most of his life there, associated for much of the time with the Ospedale della Pietà, a charitable institution for girls, with a strong musical tradition. The music for the tour is taken from his collection of twelve concertos, L’Estro Armonico (Harmonic Inspiration), published in Amsterdam in 1711.

 

Picture format: NTSC 4:3
Sound format: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.1 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 57 mins
No. of DVDs: 1 (DVD 9)







Composer(s):
Vivaldi, Antonio

Label: Naxos

Series: A Musical Journey

Period: Baroque

Catalogue No: 2.110306

Barcode: 747313530656

Physical Release: 07/2012

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