Nicola Haym

Nicola Haym

Librettist, Composer


Biography


Italian librettist, composer, performer, and theater manager, Nicola Francesco Haym is perhaps best remembered for his collaboration with G.F. Handel on some of his most well-known opera, including Giulio Cesare, Tamerlano, and Rodelinda


Shows by Nicola Haym

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Synopsis

Handel’s Giulio Cesare tells the story of how Julius Caesar tries to bring peace to the turbulent relationship between the Egyptian and Roman empires, but is prevented from doing so by Ptolemy , the current Egyptian King. Ra... read more

Overview

Nationality
Italian
Born
7/6/1678
Died
7/31/1729
Show Categories
Opera
Genres
Drama, Historical/Biographical

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