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Muzio Clementi

1752 - 1832

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Muzio Filippo Vincenzo Francesco Saverio Clementi (23 January 1752 – 10 March 1832) was an Italian composer, virtuoso pianist, pedagogue, conductor, music publisher, editor, and piano manufacturer, who was mostly active in England. Encouraged to study music by his father, he was sponsored as a young composer by Sir Peter Beckford who took him to England to advance his studies. Later, he toured Europe numerous times from his long-standing base in London. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Muzio Clementi has received more than 557,613 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia. Muzio Clementi is the 104th most popular composer (up from 115th in 2019), the 473rd most popular biography from Italy (up from 488th in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Italian Composer.

Muzio Clementi was a composer, pianist, and teacher. He is most famous for his piano sonatas.

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Among composers, Muzio Clementi ranks 104 out of 1,216Before him are Marc-Antoine Charpentier, Paul Hindemith, Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, Guillaume Du Fay, Joaquín Rodrigo, and Benjamin Britten. After him are Mikhail Glinka, Francis Poulenc, Francisco Tárrega, Mily Balakirev, Heinrich Schütz, and Adolphe Adam.

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Among people born in 1752, Muzio Clementi ranks 4Before him are Jeongjo of Joseon, Maria Carolina of Austria, and Joseph Marie Jacquard. After him are Adrien-Marie Legendre, Karl Mack von Leiberich, Thomas Chatterton, Johann Friedrich Blumenbach, Jacques Roux, Friedrich Maximilian Klinger, Princess Friederike of Hesse-Darmstadt, and Nguyễn Huệ. Among people deceased in 1832, Muzio Clementi ranks 10Before him are Jeremy Bentham, Walter Scott, Évariste Galois, Nicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot, Georges Cuvier, and Jean-Baptiste Say. After him are Rasmus Rask, Princess Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt, Friedrich Kuhlau, Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Queen of Sardinia, Archduchess Marie Caroline of Austria, and Manuel García.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Muzio Clementi ranks 473 out of 4,668Before him are Gaius Gracchus (-154), Pope Boniface III (540), Elisabeth Farnese (1692), Andrea del Sarto (1486), Pope Conon (630), and Pope John XVIII (970). After him are Pope Anastasius IV (1073), Pope Lucius II (1100), Pope Benedict IV (860), Marcello Malpighi (1628), Josephine of Leuchtenberg (1807), and Pope Sergius III (860).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Muzio Clementi ranks 23Before him are Luigi Boccherini (1743), Pietro Mascagni (1863), Luigi Cherubini (1760), Carlo Gesualdo (1566), Jacopo Peri (1561), and Ruggero Leoncavallo (1857). After him are Giulio Caccini (1551), Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583), Giovanni Gabrieli (1557), Domenico Cimarosa (1749), Gregorio Allegri (1582), and Ottorino Respighi (1879).