Italian composer and librettist.
Born 1842-02-24 in Padua;
died 1918-06-10 in Milan.
Arrigo Boito is probably better known as a librettist than as a composer, especially for his texts for Verdi's Simon Boccanegra, and the Shakespearian Otello and Falstaff, as well as the libretto of Ponchielli's La Gioconda.
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