Luciano Berio

1925 - 2003

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Luciano Berio OMRI (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 392,770 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Luciano Berio is the 180th most popular composer (down from 174th in 2019), the 798th most popular biography from Italy (down from 776th in 2019) and the 36th most popular Italian Composer.

Luciano Berio is most famous for his experimental compositions.

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Among composers, Luciano Berio ranks 180 out of 1,228Before him are Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck, Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov, Louis Spohr, Bohuslav Martinů, Siegfried Wagner, and Tomás Luis de Victoria. After him are Francesco Landini, Michael Praetorius, Andrea Gabrieli, William Byrd, Francis Lai, and Henri Vieuxtemps.

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Among people born in 1925, Luciano Berio ranks 44Before him are Paul Mauriat, Peter Brook, Robert Altman, Robert Venturi, Oona O'Neill, and Sam Peckinpah. After him are George Kennedy, Bert Hellinger, Andrea Camilleri, Jacques Delors, Celia Cruz, and Ernesto Cardenal. Among people deceased in 2003, Luciano Berio ranks 25Before him are Sérgio Vieira de Mello, Otto Günsche, Gianni Agnelli, Leopoldo Galtieri, Maurice Blanchot, and Compay Segundo. After him are June Carter Cash, Celia Cruz, Zoran Đinđić, Franco Modigliani, Richard Crenna, and Alberto Sordi.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Luciano Berio ranks 798 out of 4,088Before him are Theocritus (-315), Gian Galeazzo Sforza (1469), Pietro Metastasio (1698), Cosimo II de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1590), Ladislaus of Naples (1377), and Monica Vitti (1931). After him are Giorgio Morandi (1890), Marcus Claudius Tacitus (200), Piero di Cosimo (1462), Federico da Montefeltro (1422), Carlo Crivelli (1430), and Charles Martel of Anjou (1271).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Luciano Berio ranks 36Before him are Amilcare Ponchielli (1834), Giovanni Paisiello (1740), Vittorio Monti (1868), Vincenzo Galilei (1520), Francesco Cavalli (1602), and Ferruccio Busoni (1866). After him are Francesco Landini (1325), Andrea Gabrieli (1533), Baldassare Galuppi (1706), Giuseppe Torelli (1658), Alessandro Marcello (1673), and Maurizio Pollini (1942).