The new four seasons there are obvious precedents for a performers wholesale change of approach to a beloved staple. I f public perception is that he is defined by his relationship with vivaldi s four seasons, then, reasons violinist nigel kennedy, the best way to show how hes moved on is through that same. Joining vivaldis narrative journey are several contemporary sounds. After his guinness world record selling album of the four seasons in 1989 nigel kennedy now presents his exciting new version of vivaldis.
How nigel kennedy changed classical music forever classic fm. I own a version of vivaldis the four seasons by a well known philharmonic orchestra, and there is just no comparison between it and nigel kennedys version. The new four seasons by nigel kennedy on amazon music. If it wasnt for a spikyhaired nigel kennedy s 1989 recording of vivaldi s the four seasons, you and i might not be listening to classic fm today. Over twentyfive years ago, nigel kennedy made his breakthrough with his recording of vivaldi s the four seasons. The new four seasons, keeps that spirit at the core. This concert launched his new version of vivaldi s four seasons. Any good interpreter of a set of pieces as thoroughly ingrained in the cultural consciousness as vivaldi s the four seasons has to. If anyone has earned the right to mess around with vivaldis four seasons it is nigel kennedy, the violin worlds marmite violinist. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. After his guinness world record selling album of the four seasons in 1989 nigel kennedy now presents his exciting new version of vivaldis masterpiece.
Nigel kennedy has produced an original, polychromatic, riotous reinterpretation of the four seasons which is a testimony and a tribute to his love of vivaldis masterwork. I f anyone has earned the right to mess around with vivaldis four seasons it is nigel kennedy, the violin worlds marmite violinist. Kennedys new four seasons takes vivaldis concertos as a starting point for what becomes a kind of baroquejazzfolkrock fusion. Nigel kennedy to perform vivaldi s the four seasons with palestine strings ensemble from west bank and east jerusalem published.
Nigel kennedy vivaldi the new four seasons 2015, cd. On another hes always different, always restlessly exploring. Gould, a jazz aficionado himself, might have enjoyed nigel kennedys updating of the four seasons. Kennedy plays with his orchestra of life, comprised of young musicians. Kennedy plays with his orchestra of life, comprised of young musicians, drum programming by massive attacks damon reece and a vocal quartet. Joining vivaldi s narrative journey are several contemporary sounds. Violinist nigel kennedys the new four seasons strings. Nigel kennedy, the new four seasons tour, colston hall.1678 855 1283 941 1035 83 710 206 1194 302 170 1073 393 319 1284 762 512 1236 424 429 97 1250 374 167 165 788 226 512 846 954 1062 637