Music by Francesco Antonio Bonporti

Born: 11th June 1672

Died: 19th December 1749

Birthplace: Trento, Italy

Francesco Antonio Bonporti was an Italian priest and amateur composer. He was born in Trento. In 1691, he was admitted to the Collegium Germanicum in Rome, where he studied theology. There, he also studied composition under the guidance of Giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni and, although it is not confirmed, violin with Arcangelo Corelli.