Comune di Coccaglio

Location of Coccaglio in Italy

Coordinates: 45°34′N 9°59′E / 45.567°N 9.983°E / 45.567; 9.983Coordinates: 45°34′N 9°59′E / 45.567°N 9.983°E / 45.567; 9.983
Country Italy
Region Lombardy
Province / Metropolitan city Brescia (BS)
  Mayor Franco Claretti
  Total 11 km2 (4 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2011)[1]
  Total 8,660
  Density 790/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
  Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 25030
Dialing code 030
Website Official website

Coccaglio is a town and comune in the province of Brescia, in Lombardy, Italy. It is approximately 20 miles (32 km) west of Brescia and 35 kilometres (22 mi) southeast of Bergamo.

It was the birthplace, in 1553, of Luca Marenzio, one of the most influential composers of madrigals of the late 16th century.


  1. ISTAT Archived March 3, 2016, at the Wayback Machine.
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