Victor de Sabata

1892 - 1967

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Victor de Sabata (10 April 1892 – 11 December 1967) was an Italian conductor and composer. He is widely recognized as one of the most distinguished operatic conductors of the twentieth century, especially for his Verdi, Puccini and Wagner.De Sabata was acclaimed for his interpretations of orchestral music. Like his near contemporary Wilhelm Furtwängler, de Sabata regarded composition as more important than conducting but achieved more lasting recognition for his conducting than his compositions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Victor de Sabata has received more than 61,661 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Victor de Sabata is the 54th most popular conductor, the 2,421st most popular biography from Italy and the 7th most popular Italian Conductor.

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Among conductors, Victor de Sabata ranks 54 out of 97Before him are Thomas Beecham, Kurt Sanderling, Lovro von Matačić, Michael Gielen, Riccardo Chailly, and Felix Mottl. After him are Günter Wand, Marek Janowski, Karl Muck, Stanisław Skrowaczewski, Armas Järnefelt, and Jean Martinon.

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Among people born in 1892, Victor de Sabata ranks 132Before him are Maximilian Fretter-Pico, William Powell, Fyodor Raskolnikov, Carl Panzram, Roberto Farinacci, and Alberto Bayo. After him are Otto Nerz, Mabel Normand, Corrie ten Boom, Richard Huelsenbeck, Georg, Prince of Saxe-Meiningen, and Branislaw Tarashkyevich. Among people deceased in 1967, Victor de Sabata ranks 127Before him are Sydir Kovpak, Geki, Li Lisan, Alice B. Toklas, Alberto Bayo, and Claude Rains. After him are Nils von Kantzow, Tudor Arghezi, André Cluytens, Gideon Ståhlberg, Holland Smith, and Bob Anderson.

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Among people born in Italy, Victor de Sabata ranks 2,421 out of 4,088Before him are Giuseppe Acerbi (1773), Alberto Burri (1915), Galeazzo Alessi (1512), Giovanni Galbaio (800), Pasquale Cicogna (1509), and Matteo II Visconti (1319). After him are Pietro Anastasi (1948), Pietro Ziani (1153), Salamone Rossi (1570), Cesare Pugni (1802), Francesco Maurolico (1494), and Guido Masetti (1907).


Among conductors born in Italy, Victor de Sabata ranks 7Before him are Claudio Abbado (1933), Arturo Toscanini (1867), Riccardo Muti (1941), Carlo Maria Giulini (1914), Giuseppe Sinopoli (1946), and Riccardo Chailly (1953). After him are Claudio Scimone (1934) and Daniele Gatti (1961).