Antonio Vivaldi

Venice, California, United States

After a year as a freelance musician, he was recalled by the Ospedale with a unanimous vote in 1711; clearly during his year's absence the board realized the importance of his role.

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He became responsible for all of the musical activity of the institution

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when he was promoted to

maestro de' concerti

(music director) in 1716.

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  • Education
    • master of violin) at an orphanage