Violin Concerto

Antonio Vivaldi

Violin Concerto in E major

RV271 • “L'amoroso”

About this work...

Like most Vivaldi concertos, this E major effort is cast in three movements and its scoring features continuo, usually meaning harpsichord. But because this concerto carries the nickname "L'amoroso" (love, or romance), some performers choose to employ a more romantic-sounding instrument to serve as continuo, such as th...