Mass for 4 Voices, SV 190 by Claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi

Mass for 4 Voices, SV 190
1651
Renaissance

Claudio Giovanni Antonio Monteverdi
Renaissance, Opera, Baroque
Born: 15 May 1567, Cremona, Italy
Nationality: Italian
Died: 29 November 1643, Republic of Venice

Monteverdi was a composer, strings player, choirmaster, and priest. His compositions include both secular and sacred music, and he was a pioneer in the development of opera. In music history he is considered an important transitional figure between the Renaissance and the Baroque eras.

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