Venetian Snares

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Aaron Funk (born January 11, 1975), known as Venetian Snares, is a Canadian electronic musician based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He is widely known for innovating and popularising the breakcore genre, and is one of the most recognisable artists to be signed to Planet Mu, an experimental electronic music label. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Venetian Snares has received more than 553,270 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Venetian Snares is the 1,438th most popular composer (down from 1,351st in 2019), the 1,068th most popular biography from Canada (down from 932nd in 2019) and the 8th most popular Canadian Composer.

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  • 550k

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  • 33.11

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.81

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.13

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among composers, Venetian Snares ranks 1,438 out of 1,451Before him are Christopher Tin, Marcus Paus, Benjamin Wallfisch, Bombay Jayashri, Nicholas Britell, and Isidora Žebeljan. After him are Steven Price, Igor Khoroshev, Sona Jobarteh, Murray Gold, Osvaldo Golijov, and Kailash Kher.

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Among people born in 1975, Venetian Snares ranks 749Before him are Harold Wallace, Michael Barry, Clarence Acuña, Mindaugas Žukauskas, Oksana Kazakova, and Alessandro Pistone. After him are Rawson Marshall Thurber, Vitaly Potapenko, Ahmed Bukhatir, Marcelinho Machado, María José Rienda Contreras, and Olga Budina.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Venetian Snares ranks 1,068 out of 1,622Before him are Jayna Hefford (1977), Jacob Tremblay (2006), Charlotte Sullivan (1983), Michael Barry (1975), Cameron Bright (1993), and Jaclyn Linetsky (1986). After him are Paul Stalteri (1977), Robert Farah (1987), Stephen Eustáquio (1996), Maryse Ouellet (1983), John White (1981), and Bryan Lee O'Malley (1979).

Among COMPOSERS In Canada

Among composers born in Canada, Venetian Snares ranks 8Before him are R. Murray Schafer (1933), Percy Faith (1908), Mychael Danna (1958), Claude Vivier (1948), Christophe Beck (1972), and Erik Mongrain (1980).