Francesco Cavalli (February 14, 1602 – January 14, 1676) was an Italian composer. His real name was Pietro Francesco Caletti-Bruni, but he is better known by that of Cavalli, the name of his patron, a Venetian nobleman.
Cavalli was born at Crema, Lombardy. He became a singer at St Mark's in Venice in 1616, second organist in 1639, first organist in 1665, and in 1668 maestro di cappella. He is, however, chiefly remembered for his operas.
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|1||Act II, Scene 1: Erme e solinghe - Lucidissima face (Endimione)||1,434 listeners|
|2||Play on spotify||Festive Overture||1,171 listeners|
|3||Act II, Scene 3: Ecco il fatal castello - Ti lascio (Medea, Giasone) - Ritornello||1,071 listeners|
|4||Act II Scene 3: Io voglio certo far le vendette (Amore, Apollo)||835 listeners|
|5||Act I Scene 6: Come folle sei tu, superba (Filena)||772 listeners|
|6||Act III, Finale: Mio Tonante (Calisto, Mercurio, Giove)||708 listeners|
|7||Act III, Scene 12: Io moro! (Erisbe, Ormindo)||660 listeners|
|8||Act III, Scene 6: Dormi o cara (Enea)||443 listeners|
|9||Play on spotify||Musiche sacre concernenti messa, e salmi concertati con istromenti, imni, antifone et sonate: Canzon a 3||395 listeners|
|10||Act I, Scene 10: Piacere maggiore (Calisto, Diana, Linfea)||335 listeners|