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Conradin

(kŏn`rədĭn), 1252–68, duke of Swabia, titular king of Jerusalem and Sicily, the last legitimate HohenstaufenHohenstaufen
, German princely family, whose name is derived from the castle of Staufen built in 1077 by a Swabian count, Frederick. In 1079, Frederick married Agnes, daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Henry IV, and was created duke of Swabia.
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, son of Holy Roman Emperor Conrad IVConrad IV,
1228–54, German king (1237–54), king of Sicily and of Jerusalem (1250–54), son of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II. He was elected (1237) king of the Romans at his father's instigation after Frederick had deposed Conrad's older brother Henry in
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. While Conradin was still a child in Germany, his uncle ManfredManfred
, c.1232–1266, king of Sicily (1258–66), the last Hohenstaufen on that throne. An illegitimate son of Holy Roman Emperor Frederick II, Manfred was regent in Sicily for his brother Conrad IV.
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 made himself (1258) king of Sicily. When Manfred died the kingdom was seized (1266) by Charles ICharles I
(Charles of Anjou), 1227–85, king of Naples and Sicily (1266–85), count of Anjou and Provence, youngest brother of King Louis IX of France. He took part in Louis's crusades to Egypt (1248) and Tunisia (1270).
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 (Charles of Anjou). Young Conradin went to Italy in an attempt to recover his kingdom. Several cities rallied to his support, but he was defeated (1268) by Charles at Tagliacozzo. He was captured and executed at Naples.
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The listing encompasses songs in Italian written by composers of other nationalities, most notably Seven Sonnets of Michelangelo by Benjamin Britten, as well as works by Julius Benedict, Francois-Joseph Fetis, Conradin Kreutzer, Franz Liszt, and emile Paladilhe.
It tells the story of Italy's dismemberment by the Angevin Dynasty and Holy Roman Empire that culminated in the murder of Conradin (1252-1268), heir to the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies and the Holy Roman Empire.
Oji's remarks are "nonsense," said Conradin Rasi, a spokesman for the Swiss Federal Office of Energy.
(30) Heidegger's most pointed discussions of Gelassenheit come in a pair of discourses: (i) a talk commemorating the 175th anniversary of the birthday of the composer, Conradin Kreutzer, entitled "Gelassenheit", but known in English simply as "Memorial Address;" (ii) an essay called "Zur Erorterung der Gelassenheit: Aus einem Feldweggesprach uber das Denken," typically referred to in English as "Conversation on a Country Path about Thinking." These pieces were later published together: Martin Heidegger, Gelassenheit (Pfullingen: Gunther Neske Verlag, 1959).
Waidelich's article, "'Ich will es nicht, wie wetland Carl Maria, machen.' Conradin Kreutzer, Weber, Meyerbeer und Friedrich Kind," begins by tracing the rarely investigated relationships among the title figures (and Johann Baptist Gansbacher) and between them and the Harmonischer Verein.
(60) Heidegger's Memorial Address presented in honor of the German composer Conradin Kreutzer concludes with an adage from the German poet Johann Peter Hebel: "If releasement (Gelassenheit) toward things and openness to the mystery awaken within us, we then should arrive at a path that will lead to a new ground and foundation.
La scene finale du roman illustre de maniere exemplaire ce processus d'identification, etablissant une correspondance entre les deux amants et le Conradin et Frederic de Bade peint par Henry a partir d'une gravure tres populaire en Allemagne.
With papal encouragement, Charles of Anjou, younger brother of Louis IX of France (St Louis), took over the territories of southern Italy over which Frederick II had held sway, defeating the emperor's illegitimate son Manfred at the battle of Benevento in 1266 and his grandson Conradin at the battle of Tagliacozzo in 1268.
The Vespers of Palermo is set in medieval Italy and relies upon the legend of the actual Conradin (grandson of Frederick II of the House of Hohenstaufen and Holy Roman Emperor), the exiled and legitimate heir to the Sicilian crown whose efforts to regain his kingdom were defeated by forces of Charles of Anjou (brother of King Louis IX of France) in 1268.
The program includes "La Monica" for Bassoon and Basso Continuo by Philipp Friedrich Boddecker, Concertino for Bassoon and Orchestra by Rudolf Maros, Sonata for Bassoon and Piano by Andre Previn, Variations for Bassoon and Orchestra by Conradin Kreutzer and "Suite Argentina Para Jugar con Andrea" by Jorge Mockert.