Peter Cornelius


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(b Mainz, 24 Dec. 1824; d Mainz, 26 Oct. 1874).

German composer. Like Wagner and Lortzing, he came of an acting family, also possessing literary gifts whose admirers included Berlioz. ...

Subjects: Music.

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