Here is an overview of some activities that could be used for Antonio Vivaldi’s ‘Four Seasons (Spring)’.
Type of Music: Concerto
Topic: Baroque (Stage 5 – Year 9)
Audio File: Vivaldi – Four Seasons (Spring Allegro)
Vivaldi’s ‘Four Seasons’ are amongst the most well known and regarded pieces from the Baroque era. The focus of the activities will be teaching students about concerto form (solo instrument and accompaniment) as well as illustrating the use of pitch and structure within the ‘spring’ movement.