Vivaldi The guitar as we know it was not around when Antonio Vivaldi was alive, though that's the instrument most often used nowadays. Vivaldi would have had the lute in mind when he wrote his Concerto, RV 93. We hear it played by guitarist Sharon Isbin and the Zurich Chamber Orchestra.
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Vivaldi

Vivaldi

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The guitar as we know it was not around when Antonio Vivaldi was alive, though that's the instrument most often used nowadays. Vivaldi would have had the lute in mind when he wrote his Concerto, RV 93. We hear it played by guitarist Sharon Isbin and the Zurich Chamber Orchestra.