Skip to main content

Cristofano Malvezzi (Composer)

Born: 28th June 1543, Lucca, Italy

Died: 22nd January 1599, Florence

Nationality: Italian

Cristofano Malvezzi was an Italian organist and composer of the late Renaissance. He was one of the most famous composers in the city of Florence during a time of transition to the Baroque style.

Malevezzi was born in Lucca. From 1551 he lived in Florence, serving the Medicis from 1562. He held a number of organist posts in the city, and also taught pupils, among them Jacopo Peri, who is often regarded as the inventor of opera.

All Genres: Malvezzi

Recent Best Sellers: Malvezzi

  • Stravaganza d'Amore!
    2 CDs: $24.75
    Download from $16.50
  • Firenze 1616
    CD: $10.00
    Download from $9.25
  • Intermedi della pellegrina: Firenze 1589
    CD: $14.75
    Download from $10.00
  • Early Music Festival
    Download from $16.75
  • Earth Music - Tales of Silver, Gold and Subterranean Secrets
    CD: $15.50
    Download from $14.00
  • Gli organi agati e tronci
    Download from $10.00