Giovanni Battista Vitali

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Vitali was a singer and player of the predecessor to the violoncello, the violincino. He was a student of Cazzati and served as a performer and master of the choir at St. Petronio, Bologna, (1658) master…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Bergamasca per la lettera B, for violin & basso continuo (from "Partite sopra diverse Sonate") Chamber Music
Chiacona per la lettera B, for violone & continuo (from Partite sopra diverse Sonate) Chamber Music
Ruggiero per la lettera B, for violin & basso continuo (from "Partite sopra diverse Sonate") Chamber Music
Capritio sopra otto figure (form Partite sopra diverse sonate) Chamber Music
Ciaccona for 2 violins, viol (or spinet), Op. 7 1682 Chamber Music
Varie partite del passemezo, ciaccona, capricii, e passagalii, Op 7 Orchestral
Passagallo Primo, for 2 violins, viol (or spinet), Op. 7 1682 Chamber Music
Passagallo secondo, for 2 violins, bass violin & organ, Op. 7 Chamber Music
Passa Galli per la lettera E, for violone & continuo (from Partite sopra diverse Sonate) Chamber Music
Ciaccona for recorder & continuo in G minor Chamber Music
Toccata (form Partite sopra diverse sonate) Chamber Music
Sonata a Tre ("La Guidoni"), Op. 5 1669 Chamber Music
Toccata, for violone & continuo (from Partite sopra diverse Sonate) Chamber Music
Ciaconna, for organ & ensemble Chamber Music
Capriccio
Capriccio a 4, Op. 5 1669 Chamber Music
Passa e mezzo per la lettera D, for violone & continuo (from Partite sopra diverse Sonate) Chamber Music
Trio Sonata for 2 violins & continuo in A minor, Op. 2/6 1667 Chamber Music
Capriccio di Tromba, for violin solo (from "Partite sopra diverse Sonate per il Violino solo") Chamber Music
Passagallo terzo, for 2 violins, bass violin & harpsichord, Op. 7 Chamber Music
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