The Specification of the St. Mark’s Organ

Venice, Italy


Organ History
1766Rebuilt by Gaetano Callido
Status
Unknown
Information Source
Douglas Bush & Richard Kassel - “The Organ - an encyclopedia”, Routledge, 2006.




List of Organists
1445-1459Bernhard der Deutsche
1533G. Baldassare
1551-1587Girolamo Parabosco (c1524-1587)
1586Vincenzo Bell’haver (c1530-1588)
1629Dario Castello (1590-1644)
1644Massimilliano Neri (c1618-c1673)
1665Pietro Francesco Cavalli (1602-1676)
1676-81Antonio Sartorio (c1620-)
1752-1810F. G. Bertoni (1725-1813)
1895-1898Oreste Ravanello (1871-1938)
Girolamo Cavazzoni (1506-)

List of Assistant Organists
1541-1550Jacques Buus (c1500-1565)
1552-1566Annibale Padovana (1527-1575)
1556Vincenzo Bell’haver (c1530-1588)
1588-1595Don Adriano Banchieri (1568-1634)
1640Pietro Francesco Cavalli (1602-1676)
1666-76Pietro A. Ziani (1616-1684)
1704-19Cavaliere Benedetto Vinacesi (c1670-1719)
1785-91Francesco Bianchi (1752-1810)
1893-1895Oreste Ravanello (1871-1938)
1901-1908Giulio Bas (1874-1929)

Please note we have not yet completed the full cross index of organists to churches, &c.