Winter thrills with Vivaldi

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I really enjoy Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons, and I’ve been listening to variations of a few of the movements/pieces/parts (I’m not sure what the terminology is) from Four Seasons in the last day or so. Two of my favourites are these: https://open.spotify.com/track/4arpM4FHjRExvMkbWlGjKu?si=lEYRWBvdT2ambA20tP-9kg https://open.spotify.com/track/5TXWGZ96FT6LcDgEIZrN3T?si=xzb-rizXRVGgUhmEWf0-Ww I’ve also really enjoyed watching different performances on YouTube, such as these:…… Continue reading Winter thrills with Vivaldi

Vivaldi’s Summer 3, spiced up

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I’m listening to Vivaldi’s Four Seasons (well, a version of it anyway) while I work through exercises in Learn Python 3 the Hard Way, and I really like how Vivaldi’s Summer 3 has been tweaked in the album “Recomposed by Max Richter: Vivaldi, The Four Seasons”. Here’s a fairly typical rendition of this track: https://open.spotify.com/track/3J2Cif3TIjD1z2DsA51sFm?si=IM2nDgjDS5iKVqUh9rRO2g…… Continue reading Vivaldi’s Summer 3, spiced up

Spring, remixed

I really enjoy this take on Vivaldi’s Spring 1: https://open.spotify.com/track/5xbuJuQsTVheVZvX2AJVIv?si=NAv22vIjQ96hOC0Y7V8WVQ You can hear Max Richter’s influence in this layered rendition. It’s a terrific piece of music to relax to after my wife’s cooking tonight.