Magnificent Baroque
carolathhabsburg:

Queen Maria Theresa of Bavaria, neé archduchess of Austria-Este. 1900s.

carolathhabsburg:

Queen Maria Theresa of Bavaria, neé archduchess of Austria-Este. 1900s.

hippiesabotageee:

Gladiator fields | Tuscany, Italy | via Tumblr pe We Heart It.

hippiesabotageee:

Gladiator fields | Tuscany, Italy | via Tumblr pe We Heart It.

Vivaldi + Bach = Perfection!

Organ Concerto in A, BWV 593 - J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

[Concerto for violin and oboe in D major, RV 208a “Grosso Mogul”, Op.7 n.11 - Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741)]


Vivaldi’s concerto arranged for organ by J.S. Bach

lost-in-centuries-long-gone:

St Cecilia crowned by Lawrence OP on Flickr.
St Cecilia is patron of music (hence the organ) and she is shown here, in a fresco on the ceiling of her basilica in Rome, being crowned by Christ. The work is by Sebastiano Conca and is 18th-century.

lost-in-centuries-long-gone:

St Cecilia crowned by Lawrence OP on Flickr.

St Cecilia is patron of music (hence the organ) and she is shown here, in a fresco on the ceiling of her basilica in Rome, being crowned by Christ. The work is by Sebastiano Conca and is 18th-century.

Lute Sonata n.28 in F major (Courante) - S.L. Weiss (1687-1750)

iamlookingbackatyou:

Queluz National Palace ballroom, Portugal

iamlookingbackatyou:

Queluz National Palace ballroom, Portugal

ponderation:

Costiera Amalfitana….. by AGOSTINO BRIENZA

ponderation:

Costiera Amalfitana….. by AGOSTINO BRIENZA

Viva Vivaldi - Cecilia Bartoli and Il Giardino Armonico

Cecilia is not from this world. Bravissima! And Il Giardino Armonico is also absolutely awesome!

vaxhuvuden:

Death with the Three Orders of Church, State and People 

vaxhuvuden:

Death with the Three Orders of Church, State and People 

Margravial Opera House, Bayreuth, Germany.

Margravial Opera House, Bayreuth, Germany.