An innovative DVD presenting two picture edits over one sumptuous soundtrack of Vivaldi’s perennial work. Users can choose between the ‘performance’ edit, featuring German violinist sensation Julia Fischer with the Academy of St Martin in the Fields, or the ‘picture poetry’ edit, which overlays the music with images filmed throughout the year at the National Botanic Gardens of Wales.
•''WHEN YOU REACH A GOAL...' Interview with Julia Fischer
•FAVOURITE SEASONS - Views on the seasons’ moods and Vivaldi’s music
•20 page illustrated booklet in English, French and German
PICTURE FORMAT: 16:9
LENGTH: 105 MINS
SOUND: DOLBY SURROUND / LPCM STEREO
“Fischer's playing is stylish and technically strong... with some gorgeously sonorous passage-work. The Academy's accompaniments are mint-condition.”
“It's no surprise that Julia Fischer, with her looks of classic beauty, has been treated to a video debut... This recording...is clear and refreshing in a traditional way, with immaculate intonation from the soloist”
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