Photo: Vivaldi Birthday Edition

4

March
2011

Antonio Vivaldi was born on March 4, 1678.

In celebration of his birth, here are a handful of photographs associated with places he knew, modern plaques or monuments that commemorate his life, and other ways people have chosen to make sure his name lives on.

Church of La Pietà, Venice, Italy (photo: Tracy Elaine)

Street signs in Florence, Italy (photo: Aldo Cavini Benedetti)

Monument in Vienna, Austria (photo: Scott Rettberg)

Plaque in Vienna, Austria (photo: Stefano Costa)

Restaurant in Freiburg, Germany (photo: Michael Caroe Andersen)

Church of San Giovanni Battista, Venice, Italy (photo: Andreas Praefcke)

Graffiti, location unknown (photo: Shallom Johnson)

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