Riccardo Muti

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Riccardo Muti, (Italian: [rikˈkardo ˈmuːti]; born 28 July 1941) is an Italian conductor. He currently holds two music directorships, at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and at the Orchestra Giovanile Luigi Cherubini. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Riccardo Muti has received more than 496,220 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Riccardo Muti is the 12th most popular conductor, the 1,067th most popular biography from Italy (up from 1,093rd in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Italian Conductor.

Riccardo Muti is a famous conductor who is most famous for his work with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

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Among conductors, Riccardo Muti ranks 12 out of 97Before him are Sergiu Celibidache, Zubin Mehta, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Lorin Maazel, Bruno Walter, and Karl Böhm. After him are Georg Solti, Otto Klemperer, Seiji Ozawa, Rafael Kubelík, Herbert Blomstedt, and Kurt Masur.

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Among people born in 1941, Riccardo Muti ranks 67Before him are Franco Columbu, Toyo Ito, Bobby Moore, Otis Redding, Robert Forster, and Milan Kučan. After him are Jacques Perrin, Gérson, Aimé Jacquet, Graham Chapman, Lella Lombardi, and Mohamed Ghannouchi.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Riccardo Muti ranks 1,067 out of 4,088Before him are Aurelia Cotta (-120), Giuseppe Guarneri (1698), Claudia Felicitas of Austria (1653), Antonio Tabucchi (1943), Sebastian Cabot (1484), and Giovanni Battista Re (1934). After him are Francesco Bartolomeo Rastrelli (1700), Drusus Julius Caesar (-13), Pietro Cavallini (1240), Charles Felix of Sardinia (1765), Publius Licinius Crassus (-86), and Ascanio Sobrero (1812).


Among conductors born in Italy, Riccardo Muti ranks 3Before him are Claudio Abbado (1933) and Arturo Toscanini (1867). After him are Carlo Maria Giulini (1914), Giuseppe Sinopoli (1946), Riccardo Chailly (1953), Victor de Sabata (1892), Claudio Scimone (1934), and Daniele Gatti (1961).