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Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany (1810 – 1836)
Norbert Burgmüller (8 February 1810 – 7 May 1836) was a German composer.
Burgmüller was born in Düsseldorf, the youngest son in a musical family. His father, August Burgmüller, was the director of a theatre. His mother, Therese von Zandt, was a singer and piano teacher. He had two brothers, Franz and Friedrich, who was also a composer. After the death of their father the family had financial problems, but they got support from count Franz von Nesselrode-Ehreshoven.
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