Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Four Seasons

VIDEO: Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons

The Four Seasons to many of us represents some of the most quintessential classical music, but Vivaldi was in fact centuries ahead of his time, in the way he vividly paints scenes from the seasons through his writing. In this video lecture, Jonathan James uses the piano to demonstrate the radical musical language Vivaldi uses in his most famous work.

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Bristol Beacon

On Wednesday 23 September 2020 Colston Hall changed its name to Bristol Beacon.

Our new name is just the first step, it is about more than the sign above our door. Click below to find out more about how we’re changing, watch our name announcement, and discover how we want everyone to share in the joy of live music.

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