Cavalli [Caletti, Caletto, Bruni, Caletti-Bruni, Caletto Bruni], (Pietro) [Pier] Francesco
- Thomas Walker
- and Irene Alm
(b Crema, 14 Feb 1602; d Venice, 14 Jan 1676). Italian composer, organist and singer, son of giovanni battista Caletti. He was the most performed, and perhaps the most representative, composer of opera in the quarter-century after Monteverdi and was a leading figure, as both composer and performer, in Venetian musical life....