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Alessandro Stradella

1643 - 1682

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Antonio Alessandro Boncompagno Stradella (Bologna, 3 July 1643 – Genoa, 25 February 1682) was an Italian composer of the middle Baroque period. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alessandro Stradella has received more than 158,145 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Alessandro Stradella is the 254th most popular composer (up from 275th in 2019), the 1,139th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,170th in 2019) and the 53rd most popular Italian Composer.

Alessandro Stradella is most famous for his opera "La morte d'Orfeo" which is about the death of Orpheus, and his "Missa pro Defunctis" which is a requiem mass.

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Among composers, Alessandro Stradella ranks 254 out of 1,216Before him are Johann Christoph Bach, Ignaz Pleyel, Friedrich Kuhlau, Franz Xaver Gruber, Albert Roussel, and Jacques Ibert. After him are Johann Georg Albrechtsberger, Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Irving Berlin, Niccolò Jommelli, Ernst von Dohnányi, and Gioseffo Zarlino.

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Among people born in 1643, Alessandro Stradella ranks 6Before him are Isaac Newton, Ahmed II, Charles V, Duke of Lorraine, Afonso VI of Portugal, and Philippe, Chevalier de Lorraine. After him are Henri Jules, Prince of Condé, Mary of Jesus de León y Delgado, Johann Adam Reincken, Bahadur Shah I, René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, and Ilona Zrínyi. Among people deceased in 1682, Alessandro Stradella ranks 9Before him are Feodor III of Russia, 5th Dalai Lama, Evliya Çelebi, Jacob van Ruisdael, Johann Joachim Becher, and Jacob Kettler. After him are Avvakum, Baldassare Longhena, Thomas Browne, Jean Picard, Prince Rupert of the Rhine, and Juan Caramuel y Lobkowitz.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Alessandro Stradella ranks 1,139 out of 4,668Before him are Saint Maurus (512), Tina Modotti (1896), Romano Guardini (1885), Constantina (325), Giovanni Sartori (1924), and Giuseppe Castiglione (1688). After him are Eugenia of Rome (180), Oscar Luigi Scalfaro (1918), Antonio Negri (1933), Valentino Rossi (1979), Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza (1852), and Frederick of Naples (1451).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Alessandro Stradella ranks 53Before him are Niccolò Piccinni (1728), Pietro Locatelli (1695), Riccardo Broschi (1698), Giacomo Carissimi (1605), Francesco Geminiani (1687), and Luigi Nono (1924). After him are Niccolò Jommelli (1714), Gioseffo Zarlino (1517), Leonardo Vinci (1690), Gaspare Spontini (1774), Ferdinando Carulli (1770), and Giovanni Battista Sammartini (1700).