Andrea Gabrieli

1533 - 1585

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Andrea Gabrieli (1532/1533 – August 30, 1585) was an Italian composer and organist of the late Renaissance. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrea Gabrieli has received more than 82,825 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Andrea Gabrieli is the 183rd most popular composer (down from 172nd in 2019), the 821st most popular biography from Italy (down from 768th in 2019) and the 38th most popular Italian Composer.

Andrea Gabrieli is most famous for being the founder of the Venetian School of Music. He was a composer, organist, and harpsichordist.

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Among composers, Andrea Gabrieli ranks 183 out of 1,228Before him are Bohuslav Martinů, Siegfried Wagner, Tomás Luis de Victoria, Luciano Berio, Francesco Landini, and Michael Praetorius. After him are William Byrd, Francis Lai, Henri Vieuxtemps, Steve Reich, Baldassare Galuppi, and Johann Joachim Quantz.

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Among people born in 1533, Andrea Gabrieli ranks 8Before him are Michel de Montaigne, William the Silent, Stephen Báthory, Eric XIV of Sweden, Giacomo della Porta, and Ismail II. After him are Catherine of Austria, Queen of Poland, Alfonso II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Claudio Merulo, Hieronymus Fabricius, Mōri Terumoto, and Francesco III Gonzaga, Duke of Mantua. Among people deceased in 1585, Andrea Gabrieli ranks 3Before him are Pope Gregory XIII and Pierre de Ronsard. After him are Yermak Timofeyevich, Thomas Tallis, Ismihan Sultan, Rembert Dodoens, Anne of Denmark, Electress of Saxony, Luca Cambiaso, and Nicolò da Ponte.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Andrea Gabrieli ranks 821 out of 4,088Before him are Giovanni Gentile (1875), Emilio Segrè (1905), Arnolfo di Cambio (1240), Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia (1701), Angelo Sodano (1927), and Luigi Russolo (1885). After him are Romano Prodi (1939), Bernardo Bellotto (1721), Faustina the Elder (105), Francis II of the Two Sicilies (1836), Gian Maria Volonté (1933), and Piero the Unfortunate (1472).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Andrea Gabrieli ranks 38Before him are Vittorio Monti (1868), Vincenzo Galilei (1520), Francesco Cavalli (1602), Ferruccio Busoni (1866), Luciano Berio (1925), and Francesco Landini (1325). After him are Baldassare Galuppi (1706), Giuseppe Torelli (1658), Alessandro Marcello (1673), Maurizio Pollini (1942), Niccolò Piccinni (1728), and Nicola Porpora (1686).