Luciano Berio

1925 - 2003

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Luciano Berio (24 October 1925 – 27 May 2003) was an Italian composer noted for his experimental work (in particular his 1968 composition Sinfonia and his series of virtuosic solo pieces titled Sequenza), and for his pioneering work in electronic music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luciano Berio has received more than 492,722 page views. His biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Luciano Berio is the 178th most popular composer (up from 188th in 2019), the 866th most popular biography from Italy (up from 870th in 2019) and the 38th most popular Italian Composer.

Luciano Berio is most famous for his experimental compositions.

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Among composers, Luciano Berio ranks 178 out of 1,451Before him are Hugo Wolf, Amilcare Ponchielli, Jordi Savall, Dmitry Kabalevsky, Gustav Holst, and Francesca Caccini. After him are Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Francesco Cavalli, Giuseppe Torelli, Philip Glass, Sigismond Thalberg, and Samuel Barber.

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Among people born in 1925, Luciano Berio ranks 49Before him are Maya Plisetskaya, Zvi Zamir, Robert Edwards, Robert Altman, Ieng Sary, and Andrea Camilleri. After him are Wong Fei-hung, Anastasio Somoza Debayle, Robert Venturi, Juan Alberto Schiaffino, Roy J. Glauber, and Rod Steiger. Among people deceased in 2003, Luciano Berio ranks 25Before him are Leopoldo Galtieri, Robert Kardashian, Gianni Agnelli, Zoran Đinđić, Otto Günsche, and Maurice Blanchot. After him are Frederick Chapman Robbins, Bernard Katz, Helmut Rahn, Isser Harel, Alberto Sordi, and Compay Segundo.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Luciano Berio ranks 866 out of 5,161Before him are Gentile da Fabriano (1370), Archduke Joseph, Palatine of Hungary (1776), Tarcisio Bertone (1934), Francesca Caccini (1587), Scholastica (480), and Pupienus (170). After him are Francesco Hayez (1791), Veronica Franco (1546), Lentulus Batiatus (-200), Giorgio Morandi (1890), Julius Caesar Scaliger (1484), and Alessandro Del Piero (1974).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Luciano Berio ranks 38Before him are Giovanni Paisiello (1740), Vittorio Monti (1868), Pietro Locatelli (1695), Baldassare Galuppi (1706), Amilcare Ponchielli (1834), and Francesca Caccini (1587). After him are Francesco Cavalli (1602), Giuseppe Torelli (1658), Leonardo Vinci (1690), Andrea Luchesi (1741), Umberto Giordano (1867), and Alessandro Marcello (1673).