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Ansermet

[French ahn-ser-mey]
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noun
  1. Er·nest [er-nest] /ɛrˈnɛst/, 1883–1969, Swiss symphony orchestra conductor.
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Historical Examples

  • It was Ansermet's debut, too, as conductor of the Russian Ballet.

    An Autobiography

    Igor Stravinsky

  • Ansermet had gone in advance to prepare for the performances that Diaghileff was to give there.

    An Autobiography

    Igor Stravinsky

  • My friends Ramuz, Ansermet, and many others were all in equally straitened circumstances.

    An Autobiography

    Igor Stravinsky

  • It was admirably conducted by Ansermet, and became one of the most remarkable triumphs of his conducting.

    An Autobiography

    Igor Stravinsky


British Dictionary definitions for ansermet

Ansermet

noun
  1. Ernest (ɛrnɛst). 1883–1969, Swiss orchestral conductor; principal conductor of Diaghilev's Ballet Russe
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