Alvise Balbi

From ChoralWiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Aliases: Aloisio Balbi; Luigi Alvise Balbi; Luigi Alciso Balbi; Luigi Aluigi Balbi; Luigi Aloysius Balbi


Born: ca 1570, MGG: 1585

Died: ca 1625, MGG: 1621

Biography Luigi was a student of his uncle, Ludovico Balbi. He is first documented as a singer at San Marco Venice in 1585, moving to the Basilica of S Antonio, Padua the same year and becoming organist there. After serving as maestro di cappella at the Carità in Venice and in Zara, he returned to Venice as a chorister. He later directed the Cappella del Santo, Padua from 1615 until its dissolution in 1621.

List of choral works

Click here to search for this composer on CPDL


External links

Works by Alvise Balbi in the Petrucci Music Library (IMSLP)