Niccolò Paganini

Classical music, Composer

1782 – 1840

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Who was Niccolò Paganini?

Niccolò Paganini was an Italian violinist, violist, guitarist, and composer. He was the most celebrated violin virtuoso of his time, and left his mark as one of the pillars of modern violin technique. His Caprice No. 24 in A minor, Op. 1, is among the best known of his compositions, and has served as an inspiration for many prominent composers.

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Born
Oct 27, 1782
Genoa
Also known as
  • Nicolo Paganini (1782-1840)
  • Niccolo Paganini
  • Paganinni
  • Paganini
  • N Paganini
  • Nicolò Paganini
  • Nicolo Paganini
  • paginini
  • Paganini, Niccolò
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  • Italy
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Died
May 27, 1840
Nice

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on July 23, 2013

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