Giuseppe Tartini

Born: Apr 08, 1692 AD
Died: 1770 AD, at 77 years of age.

Nationality: Italian
Categories: Composers, Violinist

1692 - Born in Pirano, a town on the peninsula of Istria, in the Republic of Venice.


         - Considered to be a music theorist.


         - Never put dates on his compositions and revisions. The Order of his works are based on the stylic charachteristics of his music.


1710 - He married Elisabetta Premazone. A woman his father would have disapproved of because of her lower social class and age difference.


1721 - He was appointed Kapellmeister at Il Santo in Padua.


1726 - Tartini started a violin school which attracted students from all over Europe.


1750 - End of his life he published various treatises.

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