[dit-erz-dawrf; German dit-uh rs-dawrf]
- Karl Dit·ters von [kahrl dit-uh rs fuh n] /kɑrl ˈdɪt ərs fən/, 1739–99, Austrian violinist and composer.
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Examples from the Web for dittersdorf
The name is not mentioned, but the general opinion is that Dittersdorf was the instructor.Haydn
J. Cuthbert Hadden
In 1794, Dittersdorf wrote the same number of like dances for the large hall, and Eybler for the small.The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I (of 3)
Alexander Wheelock Thayer
Mozart's victorious rival was Dittersdorf, whose comic operas were played in Berlin to crowded audiences.
Very different was the career of Dittersdorf, who came to Berlin in July of the same year.