Il Bacio / Arditi, Luigi
Luigi Arditi (1822-1903) was an Italian violinist, composer and conductor. Arditi's best-known works are the opera's: I Briganti, II Corsaro, and La Spia. In addition he wrote numerous songs and vocal waltzes.The most popular song Arditi composed is Il Bacio (The Kiss). Il Bacio is nowadays sung by all great singers and is even played often in an instrumental version as well.