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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 106,539 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Andrea Gabrieli is the 201st most popular composer (down from 183rd in 2019), the 933rd most popular biography from Italy (down from 821st in 2019) and the 43rd 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 201 out of 1,216Before him are Philippe de Vitry, Gilles Binchois, Francesco Landini, Karol Szymanowski, Umberto Giordano, and Francesca Caccini. After him are Reinhold Glière, William Byrd, Eugène Ysaÿe, Alessandro Marcello, Francis Lai, and Jerry Goldsmith.

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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, Ismail II, and Giacomo della Porta. After him are Catherine of Austria, Queen of Poland, Alfonso II d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Hieronymus Fabricius, Abdullah Khan II, Mōri Terumoto, and Claudio Merulo. Among people deceased in 1585, Andrea Gabrieli ranks 5Before him are Pope Gregory XIII, Ismihan Sultan, Yermak Timofeyevich, and Pierre de Ronsard. After him are Thomas Tallis, Anne of Denmark, Electress of Saxony, Rembert Dodoens, Luca Cambiaso, and Nicolò da Ponte.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Andrea Gabrieli ranks 933 out of 4,668Before him are Cesare Pavese (1908), Eleonora Gonzaga (1630), Ercole I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara (1431), Francesca Caccini (1587), Ulisse Aldrovandi (1522), and Francesco Melzi (1491). After him are Antipope Clement III (1025), Mina (1940), Roger de Flor (1267), John Singer Sargent (1856), Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici (1667), and Hormizd I (250).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Andrea Gabrieli ranks 43Before him are Baldassare Galuppi (1706), Giuseppe Torelli (1658), Luciano Berio (1925), Francesco Landini (1325), Umberto Giordano (1867), and Francesca Caccini (1587). After him are Alessandro Marcello (1673), Antonio Caldara (1670), Benedetto Marcello (1686), Niccolò Piccinni (1728), Pietro Locatelli (1695), and Riccardo Broschi (1698).