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[thawl-burg] /ˈθɔl bɜrg/
Irving (Grant) 1899–1936, U.S. motion-picture producer. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The virtuoso, however, whose appearance caused the greatest sensation was Thalberg.

  • After Chopin, Thalberg, and Henselt, the orchestral school had its sway—it still has.

    Old Fogy James Huneker
  • It was not till the time of Liszt, Thalberg, and Chopin that the pedals became a power in pianoforte-playing.

  • Thalberg, by the by, had brought a letter from the great Austrian to the Paris authorities.

    Ole Bull Sara C. Bull
  • This trick of treating the melody was not new with Thalberg.

  • Thalberg is also here, and playing famously, but he is not the man for me.

    Frederic Chopin, v. 1 (of 2) Moritz Karasowski
  • "Tomorrow, then, I'll ask for Thalberg's resignation," was the reply.

    A Woman for Mayor Helen M. Winslow
  • Thalberg was the first pianist in Europe, contended every one.

    Franz Liszt James Huneker
  • Farther sensational improvements were probably the result of the Thalberg contest in Paris during 1835.

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