Dead Wild Roses: The DWR Friday Baroque Interlude – Tomaso Albinoni – Adagio in G minor

Tomaso Albinoni (1671-1751) was an Italian Baroque composer and contemporary of Vivaldi. Albinoni was famous in his day as an opera composer, however he is mainly remembered today for his instrumental music including his Adagio in G Minor. Life and Music Born into a wealthy family of paper manufacturers who produced playing cards and owned ...