Ansermet

[ French ahn-ser-mey ]
/ French ɑ̃ sɛrˈmeɪ /
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noun

Er·nest [er-nest] /ɛrˈnɛst/, 1883–1969, Swiss symphony orchestra conductor.
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Examples from the Web for ansermet

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

    An Autobiography|Igor Stravinsky
  • My friends Ramuz, Ansermet, and many others were all in equally straitened circumstances.

    An Autobiography|Igor Stravinsky
  • Ansermet had gone in advance to prepare for the performances that Diaghileff was to give there.

    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

/ (French ɑ̃sɛrmɛ) /

noun

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