Friedrich Christian Feustking

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Friedrich Christian Feustking (1678 – 3 February 1739) was a German theologian, poet and a librettist of operas and Singspiele for the Oper am Gänsemarkt in Hamburg.

Feustking studied theology at the University of Wittenberg and then moved to Hamburg in 1702 where he taught privately. He also wrote, and provided three libretti for the Oper am Gänsemarkt in 1704 through early 1705.[1] In 1705 he was appointed minister in Tolk near Schleswig. In the summer of 1706 he moved to Italy.[2] He died in Tolk on 3 February 1739.[1]



  1. ^ a b Schröder, Dorothea. "Feustking, Friedrich Christian". Grove Music Online. Retrieved 25 December 2017.
  2. ^ Chrysander, Friedrich (1858). "G. F. Händel" (in German). Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel.
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