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Bayreuth

[bahy-roit; German bahy-roit] /ˈbaɪ rɔɪt; German baɪˈrɔɪt/
noun
1.
a city in NE Bavaria, in SE Germany: annual music festivals founded by Richard Wagner.
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  • Thank you, my dear; one never goes to Bayreuth for the singing.

    Melomaniacs James Huneker
  • He is the celebrated young American conductor—the only American that ever conducted in Bayreuth.

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  • She had gone to Bayreuth, where she had been the margrave's mistress.

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  • How came you in Bayreuth, and, of all seasons in the year, the spring?

    Old Fogy James Huneker
  • It was the one pleasant memory of Bayreuth, that and the moon.

    Old Fogy James Huneker
  • Well, he begged me to visit Bayreuth just once before I died.

    Old Fogy James Huneker
  • And the building as I neared it resembled, on a superior scale, the Bayreuth barn.

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  • And now, plumped on my knees in Liszt's Bayreuth tomb, I acknowledge my faults.

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  • I am going to Bayreuth,” he said, “and then I shall come to Munich.

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Bayreuth

/German baiˈrɔyt/
noun
1.
a city in E Germany, in NE Bavaria: home and burial place of Richard Wagner; annual festivals of his music. Pop: 74 818 (2003 est)
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