18,256 total votes
Antonio Vivaldi

Antonio Vivaldi

Antonio Lucio Vivaldi was an Italian Baroque composer, virtuoso violinist, teacher and cleric. Born in Venice, he is recognized as one of the greatest Baroque composers, and his influence during his lifetime was widespread across Europe. He is known mainly for composing many instrumental concertos, for the violin and a variety of other instruments, as well as sacred choral works and more than forty operas. His best-known work is a series of violin concertos known as The Four Seasons. Many of his compositions were written for the female music ensemble of the Ospedale della Pietà, a home for abandoned children where Vivaldi was employed from 1703 to 1715 and from 1723 to 1740. Viv ... more on Wikipedia

Antonio Vivaldi is ranked on...

#6 of 375 People who voted for Antonio Vivaldi... also upvote Scotland on The Countries with the Best Food also upvote Yuja Wang on The Greatest Pianists Ever The Best Classical Composers 95.7k VOTES The best classical composers of all time ranked from best to worst. These classical composers are some of the best musicians...
#56 of 145 People who voted for Antonio Vivaldi... People in the Northeast are 2x more likely to vote for this Dead Musicians You Most Want to See Perform as Holograms 49.3k VOTES A hologram wish-list for dead musicians. At the Coachella Music Festival in April of 2012, a holographic image of the deceas...
#11 of 93 The Greatest Violinists of All Time 9.9k VOTES If you’re a music enthusiast you’re probably a huge fan of classical music and you most likely realize the affect that class...
#11 of 95 The Greatest Classical Violinists of All Time 1.6k VOTES The violin is a stringed instrument with four strings, tuned in perfect fifths. The violin is notably difficult to master, a...
#50 of 54 The Most Overrated Composers 381 VOTES Some composers are undeservedly worshipped. They aren't necessarily bad, just overrated. Strauss Jr., for example, was a nic...
#2 of 39 The Best Baroque Composers, Ranked 865 VOTES These are the greatest Baroque composers ranked from best to worst by classical music fans and just music lovers in general....
#1 of 30 The Best Italian Composers of All Time 520 VOTES These are the greatest Italian composers, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best Italian composers come from all ...
#2 of 15 The Greatest Baroque Composers 930 VOTES Sorry for being gone so long, college sure does get busy. But I'm back and here's my newest list :D The Baroque era was a p...
Famous People Named Antonio 2.2k VIEWS Ever wondered how many famous people named Antonio there are? This list of celebrities named Antonio includes photos and inf...
#2 of 130 The Best Baroque Bands/Artists 185 VOTES Baroque music artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good baroque music bands includes a filter s...
Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle 40.4k VIEWS Who are the most influential people in history? Here's a good place to start. This is a list of every person who has ev...

Antonio Vivaldi is also found on...

Famous Authors from Italy List of Famous Violinists List of Famous Violinist/Composers Famous Bands from Italy Famous People From Venice List of Famous Priests Famous Priests