VIVALDI - MUCH MORE THAN THE FOUR SEASONS
SUSAN ORLANDO, lecturer
Monday 18 February at 7.00pm
Venue: SURSOCK MUSEUM
Susan Orlando has participated in numerous documentaries on Vivaldi and been hosted on television and radio in Europe and the US .
In 2011 she co-produced a Vivaldi festival at the Château de Versailles.
Her articles on Vivaldi have been published in The New York Times, Le Monde, La Stampa, BBC Music Magazine, Gramophone and Opera Now.
The 20th-century discovery of Antonio Vivaldi’s personal library and its amazing contents
Susan Orlando, lecturer
Susan Orlando is a musician, music historian and an experienced and entrepreneurial music consultant who has spent the last 25 years in the baroque music world, developing and driving projects in Europe and the United States. Since 2000 she has been director of the Vivaldi Edition recording project a joint-effort between Naive records in Paris and the Istituto per i Beni Musicali in Piemonte in Turin, Italy. To date she has organized and directed the production of more than sixty cds including fifteen full-scale operas. This recording series has had notable public success and has sold over 850,000 cds to date.
A tireless promoter, Susan has participated in numerous documentaries on Antonio Vivaldi and been seen and heard on television and radio in both Europe and the United States. In 2011 she co-produced a month-long Vivaldi festival at, and with, the Château de Versailles in France. In-depth articles on the Vivaldi Edition have appeared in The New York Times, Le Monde, La Stampa, BBC Music Magazine, Gramophone and Opera Now, to name only a few.