Giuseppe Giordani (1751 - 1798) was an Italian composer, mainly of opera. Giordani is mostly know for his popular aria 'Caro mio ben'. This song is even nowadays sung by many great singers, as well male as female, all over the world. Until recently 'Caro mio' ben was ascribed to Giuseppe Giordani, however after recent scholarship his brother Tommaso Giordani is now attributed. On most publications and recordings still Giuseppe is mentioned as the composer. Anyway, it's all in the family.