Antonio Bazzini

1818 - 1897

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Antonio Bazzini (11 March 1818 – 10 February 1897) was an Italian violinist, composer and teacher. As a composer his most enduring work is his chamber music which has earned him a central place in the Italian instrumental renaissance of the 19th century. However, his success as a composer was overshadowed by his reputation as one of the finest concert violinists of the nineteenth century. He also contributed to a portion of Messa per Rossini, specifically the first section of II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antonio Bazzini has received more than 57,861 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Antonio Bazzini is the 473rd most popular musician (up from 487th in 2019), the 1,932nd most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,873rd in 2019) and the 19th most popular Italian Musician.

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Among musicians, Antonio Bazzini ranks 473 out of 2,675Before him are Paul Badura-Skoda, Erroll Garner, John Frusciante, Duane Allman, Gil Evans, and Clifford Brown. After him are Krystian Zimerman, Dennis Wilson, Riccardo Cocciante, Captain Beefheart, Wendy Carlos, and Elvis Costello.

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Among people born in 1818, Antonio Bazzini ranks 42Before him are Charles Alexander, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Infante Carlos, Count of Montemolin, Maria Mitchell, Emil du Bois-Reymond, Marie of Saxe-Altenburg, and P. G. T. Beauregard. After him are Louis Gerhard De Geer, Franciscus Donders, Gustave Aimard, Eduard Totleben, Henri Étienne Sainte-Claire Deville, and Johann Jakob von Tschudi. Among people deceased in 1897, Antonio Bazzini ranks 23Before him are Salomon August Andrée, Princess Sophie of the Netherlands, Giuseppina Strepponi, Galileo Ferraris, Henri d'Orléans, Duke of Aumale, and Antonio Cánovas del Castillo. After him are Minna Canth, Antoine Thomson d'Abbadie, Viktor Meyer, Alexei Savrasov, Effie Gray, and Fritz Müller.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Antonio Bazzini ranks 1,932 out of 4,088Before him are Marcia Otacilia Severa (300), Luca Toni (1977), Lucrezia de' Medici (1470), Giovanni Giocondo (1433), Piero Ferrari (1945), and Laura Martinozzi (1639). After him are Pietro Nardini (1722), Ottavio Rinuccini (1562), Filippo Pacini (1812), Bettino Ricasoli (1809), Luigi Orione (1872), and Iullus Antonius (-43).

Among MUSICIANS In Italy

Among musicians born in Italy, Antonio Bazzini ranks 19Before him are Mauro Giuliani (1781), Matteo Carcassi (1792), Gianna Nannini (1954), Domenico Alberti (1710), Franco Battiato (1945), and Leonardo De Lorenzo (1875). After him are Aldo Ciccolini (1925), Lucio Battisti (1943), Salvatore Accardo (1941), Enrico Toselli (1883), Giovanni Sgambati (1841), and Vasco Rossi (1952).