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Blue Peter Special Assignment


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with Peter Purves
The last of four dramatised documentaries which re-create history in the places where it was made /tM<OM!0 VtUOtdt tN VetttCe
' The famous Vivaldi, whom they called the Red Priest, very we)! known amongst us for his concerts. was a topping man in Venice.' So an 18th-century traveler said, and red-haired Antonio Vivaldi grew up in the most musical city in the world. As priest, violinist, music master in a convent school, opera composer and impresario, and protector of the popular soprano Anna Giro , he was famous all over Europe.
Produced by EDWARD BARNES Directed by SARAH HELUNGS (Repeat)


Unknown: Peter Purves
Unknown: Antonio Vivaldi
Soprano: Anna Giro
Unknown: Geoffrey Matthews
Unknown: Sean Barrett
Unknown: John Nettleton
Unknown: John Rowe
Produced By: Edward Barnes
Directed By: Sarah Helungs
Antonio Vivaldi: Gian Campi
Young Tonio: Matteo Campi
Gianbattista Vivaldi: Angelo Tommasi
Anna Giro: Anna Da Malta

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Blue Peter Special Assignment

BBC One London, 28 August 1979 18.20

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