[vi-vahl-dee; Italian vee-vahl-dee]
- An·to·nio [an-toh-nee-oh; Italian ahn-taw-nyaw] /ænˈtoʊ niˌoʊ; Italian ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/, 1678–1741, Italian violinist and composer.
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Concerto in A minor, after a concerto for four violins by Vivaldi .
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It is in the Lombardic style introduced by Vivaldi, consisting of frequent syncopation.
- Antonio (anˈtɔːnjo). ?1675–1741, Italian composer and violinist, noted esp for his development of the solo concerto. His best-known work is The Four Seasons (1725)
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