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List of famous male virtuosos, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male virtuosos list contains the most prominent and top males known for being virtuosos. There are thousand of males working as virtuosos in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic virtuosos have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a virtuoso then the people below should give you inspiration.

Niccolò Paganini and Mark Gasser are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

While this isn't a list of all male virtuosos, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male virtuosos?" and "Who are the best male virtuosos?"
Franz Liszt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Virtuosos
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Franz Liszt is a film score composer. ...more

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Age: Died at 75 (1811-1886)

Birthplace: Raiding, Austria, Austria

Profession: Film Score Composer, Priest, Pianist, Composer, Virtuoso

Credits: Shine, Eyes Wide Shut, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, The Green Hornet

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#3 on The Greatest Pianists Ever

#9 on The Greatest Pianists of All Time

#63 on Dead Musicians You Most Want to See Perform as Holograms

#6 on Musicians Who Would Make the Best Artists

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Niccolò Paganini is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Virtuosos
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Niccolo Paganini is a film score composer. ...more

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Age: Died at 58 (1782-1840)

Birthplace: Genoa, Italy

Profession: Guitarist, Virtuoso, Violinist

Credits: Kinski Paganini, The Level Crossing-keeper

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#88 on Dead Musicians You Most Want to See Perform as Holograms

#1 on The Greatest Violinists of All Time

#6 on The Greatest Violists of All Time

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Sigismond Thalberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Virtuosos
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Sigismond Thalberg was a composer and one of the most famous virtuoso pianists of the 19th century. ...more

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Age: Died at 59 (1812-1871)

Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerland

Profession: Pianist, Composer, Virtuoso

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#35 on The Greatest Pianists Ever

#16 on The Greatest Pianists of All Time

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Mark Gasser is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Virtuosos
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Mark Gasser is a British concert pianist. ...more

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Age: 44

Birthplace: Sheffield, United Kingdom

Profession: Pianist, Virtuoso, Teacher

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