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Luigi Nono (29 January 1924 – 8 May 1990) was an Italian avant-garde composer of classical music. He remains one of the most prominent composers of the 20th century.

Born in Venice, Italy, Nono was a member of a wealthy artistic family, and his grandfather was a notable painter. Nono began music lessons with Gian Francesco Malipiero in 1941 at the Venice Conservatory where he acquired knowledge of the Renaissance madrigal tradition, amongst other styles. After graduating with a degree in… read more

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  • I don't think music can get better than Quando Stanno Morendo.
  • The guy was brilliant.
  • Luigi Nono (29 January...... married Arnold Schönberg’s daughter Nuria in 1955). niccccccceee
  • I love this man
  • genius
  • His 80's tunes is even more epic. Diotima, Quando, Mostri, Prometeo, Caminar trios, Erranti, and Futura. I listen to most of 'em every night. Pure revelation.
  • Intolleranza 1960 and Il Canto Sospeso are epic.
  • La fabbrica Illuminata is particularly great
  • pretty much all of his releases on Neos are great
  • ut0
    The 2012 release on Neos is great.

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