Tomaso Albinoni

1671 - 1751

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Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni (8 June 1671 – 17 January 1751) was an Italian Baroque composer. His output includes operas, concertos, sonatas for one to six instruments, sinfonias, and solo cantatas. While famous in his day as an opera composer, he is known today for his instrumental music, especially his concertos. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tomaso Albinoni has received more than 453,008 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 55 in 2019). Tomaso Albinoni is the 44th most popular composer (down from 43rd in 2019), the 127th most popular biography from Italy (up from 137th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Italian Composer.

Tomaso Albinoni is most famous for his "Adagio in G Minor" which is one of the most famous pieces of music in the world.

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Among composers, Tomaso Albinoni ranks 44 out of 1,228Before him are Camille Saint-Saëns, Jean Sibelius, Claudio Monteverdi, Béla Bartók, Johann Strauss I, and Jean-Baptiste Lully. After him are Arnold Schoenberg, Carl Maria von Weber, Orlande de Lassus, Gaetano Donizetti, Erik Satie, and Carl Orff.

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Among people born in 1671, Tomaso Albinoni ranks 1After him are John Law, Frederick IV of Denmark, Gian Gastone de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany, Christiane Eberhardine of Brandenburg-Bayreuth, Frederick IV, Duke of Holstein-Gottorp, Rob Roy MacGregor, Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 3rd Earl of Shaftesbury, Princess Christine Louise of Oettingen-Oettingen, Nizam-ul-Mulk, Asaf Jah I, Louis Rudolph, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, and Johann Christoph Bach. Among people deceased in 1751, Tomaso Albinoni ranks 1After him are Julien Offray de La Mettrie, Frederick I of Sweden, William IV, Prince of Orange, Frederick, Prince of Wales, Louise of Great Britain, Jacques I, Prince of Monaco, Tokugawa Yoshimune, Leopold II, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, Peter Lacy, Christopher Polhem, and Jean Philippe Loys de Cheseaux.

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In Italy

Among people born in Italy, Tomaso Albinoni ranks 127 out of 4,088Before him are Andrea Palladio (1508), Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632), Pompey (-106), Pope Gregory XVI (1765), Cesare Borgia (1475), and Pope Clement I (40). After him are Pope Urban VIII (1568), Pope Urban VII (1521), Pope Pius V (1504), Plautus (-254), Clare of Assisi (1193), and Victor Emmanuel II of Italy (1820).

Among COMPOSERS In Italy

Among composers born in Italy, Tomaso Albinoni ranks 9Before him are Ennio Morricone (1928), Giacomo Puccini (1858), Gioachino Rossini (1792), Antonio Salieri (1750), Claudio Monteverdi (1567), and Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632). After him are Gaetano Donizetti (1797), Vincenzo Bellini (1801), Guido of Arezzo (991), Domenico Scarlatti (1685), Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710), and Alessandro Scarlatti (1660).