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Name: Otto Nicolai  
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Date of Birth: 9th June 1810
Place of Birth: Königsberg, Prussia. [now Kaliningrad, Russia]
Profession: Composer
From Wikipedia, the free Encyclopedia

Carl Otto Nicolai (June 9, 1810 - May 11, 1849) was a German composer and conductor. He is best known for his operatic version of Shakespeare's comedy The Merry Wives of Windsor, which goes by the same title. In addition to five operas, Nicolai composed works for orchestra and for chorus.

List of Nicolai's Operas

  1. Rosamonda d'Inghilterra (1839)
  2. Il Templario (1840)
  3. Odoardo e Gildippe (1841)
  4. Die Heimkehr des Verbannten (1844)
  5. Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor (1849)

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