[ foort-veng-luhr ]
/ ˈfʊərtˌvɛŋ lər /
Wil·helm [vil-helm], /ˈvɪl hɛlm/, 1886–1954, German orchestral conductor.
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/ (German ˈfʊrtvɛŋlər) /
Wilhelm (ˈvɪlhɛlm). 1886–1954, German conductor, noted for his interpretations of Wagner
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