Vivaldi* ‎– The Four Seasons, Op 8

London Records ‎– SPA 4075
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue


Spring (La Primavera) No 1 In E, P.241
A1.1 1st Movt. Allegro
A1.2 2nd Movt. Largo
A1.3 3rd Movt. Allegro
Summer (L' Estate) No 2 In G Minor, P.336
A2.1 1st Movt. Allegro Non Molto
A2.2 2nd Movt. Adagio
A2.3 3rd Movt. Presto
Autumn (L'Autumno) No 3 In F, P.257
B1.1 1st Movt. Allegro
B1.2 2nd Movt. Adagio Molto
B1.3 3rd Movt. Allegro
Winter (L'Inverno) No 4 In F Minor, P.442
B2.1 1st Movt. Allegro Non Molto
B2.2 2nd Movt. Largo
B2.3 3rd Movt. Allegro

Companies, etc.



Cover has 'lozenge' containing;
"The World Of The Great Classics" (London logo)
Back cover title text is more expansive:
"Vivaldi Four Seasons (The Contest Between Harmony And Invention, Op.8. Nos.1-4)"
Below this the 4 pieces also have descriptive texts, by uncredited author.
Below this is promotional text for releases of works by
Britten cat# SPA 74
Mendelssohn/Bruch cat# SPA 88
Italian Opera cat# SPA 105
Handel cat# SPA 120
Elgar cat# SPA 121

Due to the distributor (established in 1979) this is a reissue.
The silver text on mid-blue label shows:
℗1971, The Decca Record Company Limited, London
©1971, The Decca Record Company Limited, London

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Printed matrix side A): ZAL 4035
  • Matrix / Runout (Printed matrix side B): ZAL 4036