Vivaldi: Sinfonie d'Opera

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The sinfonia d'opera, a short, generally self-contained instrumental work that introduced an opera or part of one, was a direct ancestor of the modern symphony. Alessandro Scarlatti codified the three-movement form that became the norm and is used in all these examples by Antonio Vivaldi (the opening Sinfonia from the opera L'Olimpiade, which appears to have four movements in the track list, actually has two alternate finales). All three movements are typically in the same key, with perhaps a mode change for variation. ...

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  1. L'Olimpiade, opera, RV 725: Allegro
  2. L'Olimpiade, opera, RV 725: Andante
  3. L'Olimpiade, opera, RV 725: Allegro
  4. L'Olimpiade, opera, RV 725: Allegro molto
  5. L'incoronazione di Dario, opera, RV 719: Allegro
  6. L'incoronazione di Dario, opera, RV 719:
  7. L'incoronazione di Dario, opera, RV 719: Presto
  8. Giustino, opera, RV 717: Allegro
  9. Giustino, opera, RV 717: Andante
  10. Giustino, opera, RV 717: Allegro
  11. Sinfonia for strings & continuo in F major, RV 137
  12. Armida al camp d'Egitto, opera, RV 699: Allegro
  13. Armida al camp d'Egitto, opera, RV 699: Andante
  14. Armida al camp d'Egitto, opera, RV 699: Allegro
  15. Arsilda, regina di Ponto, opera, RV 700: Allegro
  16. Arsilda, regina di Ponto, opera, RV 700: Andante
  17. Arsilda, regina di Ponto, opera, RV 700: Presto
  18. La Senna festeggiante, serenata tre for chorus & continuo, RV 693
  19. Sinfonia for strings & continuo in C major, RV 112
  20. La fida ninfa, opera, RV 714
  21. Griselda, opera, RV 718: Allegro
  22. Griselda, opera, RV 718: Andante
  23. Griselda, opera, RV 718: Minuet
  24. Dorilla in Tempe (I), opera, RV 709: Allegro
  25. Dorilla in Tempe (I), opera, RV 709: Andante
  26. Dorilla in Tempe (I), opera, RV 709: Allegro
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Vivaldi: Sinfonie d'Opera
2011, Divox

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