COMPOSER

Antonio Vivaldi

1678 - 1741

Antonio Vivaldi

Antonio Lucio Vivaldi (UK: , US: ; Italian: [anˈtɔːnjo ˈluːtʃo viˈvaldi] (listen); 4 March 1678 – 28 July 1741) was an Italian Baroque composer, virtuoso violinist, teacher, impresario, and Roman Catholic priest. Born in Venice, the capital of the Venetian Republic, he is regarded as one of the greatest Baroque composers, and his influence during his lifetime was widespread across Europe. He composed many instrumental concertos, for the violin and a variety of other musical instruments, as well as sacred choral works and more than forty operas. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antonio Vivaldi has received more than 3,140,104 page views. His biography is available in 132 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5th most popular composer.

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Antonio Vivaldi ranks 5 out of 1,008Before him are Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Sebastian Bach, and Frédéric Chopin. After him are Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Giuseppe Verdi, Richard Wagner, Joseph Haydn, Franz Schubert, George Frideric Handel, and Gustav Mahler.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1678, Antonio Vivaldi ranks 1After him are Yongzheng Emperor, Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor, Amaro Pargo, Louis Alexandre, Count of Toulouse, Filippo Juvarra, Francesco Farnese, Duke of Parma, Peter Lacy, Karl Leopold, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Adrien Maurice de Noailles, Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke, and Jakob Hermann. Among people deceased in 1741, Antonio Vivaldi ranks 1After him are Vitus Bering, Ulrika Eleonora, Queen of Sweden, Elisabeth Therese of Lorraine, Wirich Philipp von Daun, Archduchess Maria Elisabeth of Austria, Jethro Tull, Blas de Lezo, Jean-Baptiste Rousseau, Bernard de Montfaucon, Johann Joseph Fux, and Alvise Pisani.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Antonio Vivaldi ranks 11 out of 3,282Before him are Julius Caesar (-100), Michelangelo (1475), Archimedes (-287), Dante Alighieri (1265), Augustus (-63), and Raphael (1483). After him are Niccolò Machiavelli (1469), Benito Mussolini (1883), Cicero (-106), Thomas Aquinas (1225), Giuseppe Verdi (1813), and Virgil (-70).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Antonio Vivaldi ranks 1After him are Giuseppe Verdi (1813), Giacomo Puccini (1858), Claudio Monteverdi (1567), Gioachino Rossini (1792), Antonio Salieri (1750), Ennio Morricone (1928), Gaetano Donizetti (1797), Tomaso Albinoni (1671), Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632), Vincenzo Bellini (1801), and Domenico Scarlatti (1685).

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