Classical Classroom

Classical Classroom, Ep 1: Chris Johnson Teaches Vivaldi’s Four Seasons (RERUN)

Announcer Chris Johnson talks about two recordings of Vivaldi’s “Autumn”.

Classical music announcer Chris Johnson.
Classical music announcer Chris Johnson.
Revisit Classical Classroom’s very first show! Classical music announcer Chris Johnson compares two very different recordings of the same piece. Gut strings, basso continuo, and the Baroque period are discussed.

Audio production by Todd “Teacup” Hulslander and Chris Johnson.

Music used in this episode includes:

Vivaldi’s Four Seasons Concerto, “Autumn” by:

  • Itzak Perlman violin solo, London Philharmonic
  • Fabio Biondi solo violin, Europa Galante

 

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