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Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger

1580 - 1651

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Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger (also: Johann(es) Hieronymus Kapsberger or Giovanni Geronimo Kapsperger; c. 1580 – Rome 17 January 1651) was an Austrian-Italian virtuoso performer and composer of the early Baroque period. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger has received more than 84,570 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger is the 766th most popular composer (down from 739th in 2019), the 2,525th most popular biography from Italy (down from 2,401st in 2019) and the 125th most popular Italian Composer.

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Among composers, Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger ranks 766 out of 1,216Before him are Johann Rosenmüller, Werner Egk, Michel Blavet, Johan Helmich Roman, John Bull, and Déodat de Séverac. After him are Alexander Alyabyev, Tyagaraja, Sylvano Bussotti, Giuseppe Gazzaniga, Antoine Brumel, and Václav Tomášek.

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Among people born in 1580, Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger ranks 14Before him are Ernst von Mansfeld, Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, Andrea Falconieri, Augusta of Denmark, Pierre Vernier, and António de Andrade. After him are Daniël Heinsius, Matei Basarab, Gaspar de Borja y Velasco, Carlo Contarini, Ustad Ahmad Lahori, and Massasoit. Among people deceased in 1651, Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger ranks 14Before him are Tugay Bey, Anna Catherine Constance Vasa, Virginia Centurione Bracelli, Countess Amalie Elisabeth of Hanau-Münzenberg, Ngawang Namgyal, and Cornelis de Vos. After him are Jacob Adriaensz Backer, Heinrich Albert, and Henry Ireton.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger ranks 2,525 out of 4,668Before him are Publius Ventidius Bassus (-150), Gino Paoli (1934), Teodato Ipato (750), Giovanni Sgambati (1841), Reniero Zeno (1250), and Taddeo di Bartolo (1362). After him are Carlo Rambaldi (1925), Massimo d'Azeglio (1798), Alberico Gentili (1552), Caterina Boratto (1915), Massimo Ranieri (1951), and Joseph the Hymnographer (816).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger ranks 125Before him are Temistocle Solera (1815), Giovanni Animuccia (1520), Antonio Bertali (1605), Armando Trovajoli (1917), Giacomo Antonio Perti (1661), and Luigi Denza (1846). After him are Sylvano Bussotti (1931), Giuseppe Gazzaniga (1743), Emanuele d'Astorga (1680), Sigismondo d'India (1582), Felice Anerio (1560), and Francesco Feo (1691).