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Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani

vn, 1638-1693 IT, Florence
Musician / Composer of Classical

Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani (15 July 1638 Florence –about 1693 Pistoia) was an Italian composer and violinist. He worked in the court at Innsbruck as a violinist at least between 1656 and 1660. Between 1672 to 1676 he was director of the court music at Innsbruck, which, after the extinction of the Tyrolean Habsburgs, had come under the control of the emperor. Although in publications of 1678 Viviani still described himself as holding this position, it seems more likely that he was in fact in Venice working on his arrangement of Francesco Cavalli’s Scipione affricano and his own opera Astiage, which were both performed in Venice that year. Also that year, Viviani directed an oratorio at the Oratorio di San Marcello in Rome with Arcangelo Corelli and Bernardo Pasquini. He was probably elev

        
Genres
  • Classical
  • Brass
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Sonata prima for Trumpet and Continuo: IV. (Allegro) on Viviani / Vivaldi / Telemann / Handel / Joseph & Michael Haydn: Trumpet Concertos by Hedwig Bilgram, Hilde Noe, Mauritz Sillem, English Chamber Orchestra, Münchener Bach-Orchester, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras, Karl Richter, Hans Stadlmair & Maurice André
Sonata prima for Trumpet and Continuo: 3. (Allegro) on Baroque Trumpet Concertos by Håkan Hardenberger & I Musici
Sonata prima for Trumpet and Continuo: 4. (Adagio) on Baroque Trumpet Concertos by Håkan Hardenberger & I Musici
Sonata prima for Trumpet and Continuo: 1. (Andante) on Baroque Trumpet Concertos by Håkan Hardenberger & I Musici
Sonata prima for Trumpet and Continuo: II. (Allegro) on Viviani / Vivaldi / Telemann / Handel / Joseph & Michael Haydn: Trumpet Concertos by Hedwig Bilgram, Hilde Noe, Mauritz Sillem, English Chamber Orchestra, Münchener Bach-Orchester, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras, Karl Richter, Hans Stadlmair & Maurice André
Sonata prima for Trumpet and Continuo: 2. (Allegro) - (Presto) on Baroque Trumpet Concertos by Håkan Hardenberger & I Musici
Sonata prima for Trumpet and Continuo: I. (Andante) on Viviani / Vivaldi / Telemann / Handel / Joseph & Michael Haydn: Trumpet Concertos by Hedwig Bilgram, Hilde Noe, Mauritz Sillem, English Chamber Orchestra, Münchener Bach-Orchester, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras, Karl Richter, Hans Stadlmair & Maurice André
Sonata prima for Trumpet and Continuo: V. (Adagio) on Viviani / Vivaldi / Telemann / Handel / Joseph & Michael Haydn: Trumpet Concertos by Hedwig Bilgram, Hilde Noe, Mauritz Sillem, English Chamber Orchestra, Münchener Bach-Orchester, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras, Karl Richter, Hans Stadlmair & Maurice André
Sonata prima for Trumpet and Continuo: III. (Presto) on Viviani / Vivaldi / Telemann / Handel / Joseph & Michael Haydn: Trumpet Concertos by Hedwig Bilgram, Hilde Noe, Mauritz Sillem, English Chamber Orchestra, Münchener Bach-Orchester, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras, Karl Richter, Hans Stadlmair & Maurice André
Trumpet Sonata No. 2 on Baroque Trumpet, Vol. 2 by Tormod Dalen

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Discography


Title Artist Year Type
Le Concert Des CathédralesJohann Sebastian Bach, Tomaso Albinoni, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Franz Schubert, Jean-Baptiste Lully, Charles Gounod, Marc Antoine Charpentier, Georg Friedrich Händel, Henry Purcell, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier, Jean-Baptiste Loeillet, Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani1995Album
Sonate Per Tromba E Organo / Sonatas For Trumpet And OrganGirolamo Fantini - Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani - Girolamo Frescobaldi, Gabriele Cassone - Antonio Frigé1991Album
Chamber Instrumental Music Of The 17th Century Sonatas and FantasieGiovanni Buonaventura Viviani, Alessandro Poglietti, Arcangelo Corelli, Girolamo Fantini, John Hingston, Jogan Christoph Pecel1985Album
TrompetenkonzerteAntonio Vivaldi, Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, Giuseppe Torelli, Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel, Georg Philipp Telemann — Maurice André, English Chamber Orchestra / Sir Charles Mackerras1977Album
Musik Alter MeisterClaudio Merulo, Melchior Vulpius, Costanzo Antegnati, Giovanni Gabrieli, Georg Philipp Telemann, Francesco Zagatti, Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani - Münchner Singkreis, Mitglieder Des Münchner Telemann-Collegiums, Harald Geitner1974Album
Sechs TrompetenkonzertePetronio Franceschini, Joseph Haydn, Georg Philipp Telemann, Giuseppe Torelli, Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani / John Wilbraham / The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields / Sir Neville Marriner1973Album
Sonate Für Trompete Und Orgel C-Dur / Fantasie Und Fuge G-Moll BWV 542 / Konzert Für Trompete Und Orgel D-Dur / Fantasie Für Orgel F-Moll KV 594 / Sonata Prima Für Trompete Und OrgelMaurice André / Hedwig Bilgram - Jean-Baptiste Loeillet / Johann Sebastian Bach / Giuseppe Tartini / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart / Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani1970Album
Œuvres Pour Trompette Et OrgueMaurice André, Marie-Claire Alain - Johann Sebastian Bach - Claude Gervaise - Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani - Tomaso Albinoni1966Album
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