1615–1684

Cir­ca 1615, Oels­nitz (near Zwick­au), Ger­ma­ny.

Sep­tem­ber 10, 1684, Wolf­en­büt­tel, Ger­ma­ny.

Wolf­en­büt­tel, Ger­ma­ny.

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Rosenmüller at­tend­ed both the La­tein­schule in Oels­nitz, and the Un­i­ver­si­ty of Leip­zig, where he stu­died the­ol­o­gy.

Also in Leip­zig, he taught mu­sic at the Tho­mas­schule. He be­came the or­gan­ist at the Ni­ko­lai­kirche in 1651.

By 1658, he had moved to Ven­ice, It­a­ly, where he com­posed and played the trum­pet at San Mar­co.

He spent the wan­ing years of his ca­reer as Ka­pell­meis­ter to the court at Wol­fen­büt­tel.

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