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VIVALDI'S fame rested, in his day (the early eighteenth century), chiefly on his virtuosity.
Later generations esteemed him more as a composer who developed the Concerto form not a little. Ho wrote about eighty Concertos, in all of which the Violin plays a leading part.
BERNARD VAN DIEREN (born in Holland in 1884 of a Dutch father and a French mother) began scientific studies, and then turned to music. Another of his later interests is art; he has written a book on the work of Epstein, the sculptor. He has for nearly twenty years lived in England. His works include a Symphony for solo voices, chorus and orchestra, based on Chinese poems, a light Opera, various works for chamber Orchestra, recitations with String Quartet accompaniment, songs, and chamber music.


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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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