Saverio Mercadante

1795 - 1870

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Giuseppe Saverio Raffaele Mercadante (baptised 17 September 1795 – 17 December 1870) was an Italian composer, particularly of operas. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Saverio Mercadante has received more than 110,357 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Saverio Mercadante is the 298th most popular composer (down from 286th in 2019), the 1,280th most popular biography from Italy (down from 1,226th in 2019) and the 60th most popular Composer.

Saverio Mercadante was an Italian composer who wrote operas, oratorios, and sacred music. He is most famous for his opera "Il Giuramento" which premiered in Milan in 1838.

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Among composers, Saverio Mercadante ranks 298 out of 1,216Before him are Bernard Herrmann, Gustave Charpentier, Georges Auric, Christian Gottlob Neefe, Rodolphe Kreutzer, and Gustav Leonhardt. After him are Sylvius Leopold Weiss, Georg Böhm, Andrea Luchesi, Joseph Lanner, Reynaldo Hahn, and André Campra.

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Among people born in 1795, Saverio Mercadante ranks 14Before him are Pavel Jozef Šafárik, Antonio José de Sucre, Ernst Heinrich Weber, Dred Scott, John William Polidori, and Gabriel Lamé. After him are Ary Scheffer, Johns Hopkins, Vincent Pallotti, Hadji Murad, Maria Schicklgruber, and Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg. Among people deceased in 1870, Saverio Mercadante ranks 18Before him are Ferdinand von Wrangel, Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer, Heinrich Gustav Magnus, Princess Louise of Prussia, Gabriel Lamé, and Grand Duke Alexander Alexandrovich of Russia. After him are Ignaz Moscheles, Juan Prim, 1st Count of Reus, Anthony Mary Claret, Jules de Goncourt, Charles Auguste de Bériot, and Konstantin Ushinsky.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Saverio Mercadante ranks 1,280 out of 4,668Before him are Gerolamo Emiliani (1486), Mathilde Bonaparte (1820), Fra Mauro (1385), Julia Flavia (64), Princess Luisa Carlotta of Naples and Sicily (1804), and Giovanni Segantini (1858). After him are Pietro Andrea Mattioli (1501), Cristofano Allori (1577), Cosimo Tura (1430), Lorenzo Costa (1460), Matteo Bandello (1484), and Methodios I of Constantinople (788).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Saverio Mercadante ranks 60Before him are Niccolò Jommelli (1714), Gioseffo Zarlino (1517), Leonardo Vinci (1690), Gaspare Spontini (1774), Ferdinando Carulli (1770), and Giovanni Battista Sammartini (1700). After him are Andrea Luchesi (1741), Giovanni Bottesini (1821), Leonardo Leo (1694), Pietro Della Valle (1586), Franco Alfano (1875), and Antonio Lotti (1667).