1644-Circa 1710

June 1644, Unterschwaningen, Mittelfranken, Germany.

Circa 1710, London, England.

Franck served as Kapellmeister at Ansbach (1673–79). After committing manslaughter in a jealous rage, he fled to Hamburg, and wrote 14 operas (1679–86). He reportedly moved to Spain in 1688, but by 1690 was in London, where he performed with Robert King.

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