Word Origin for capellmeister
Examples from the Web for capellmeister
In any case Bach was known to him by report, and in 1717 was invited to take the post of capellmeister at Coethen.
There is little to say about Haydn's labours as Capellmeister of the Esterhazy household at this time.Haydn|J. Cuthbert Hadden
In his capacity as Capellmeister he had also to fill the part of conductor.Theodor Leschetizky|Annette Hullah
The post of Capellmeister, with a salary of about £300, was offered and accepted, but Handel had a further favour to prefer.Story-Lives of Great Musicians|Francis Jameson Rowbotham
Prince Leopold married a week after his capellmeister, and from this time forth his interest in music declined.