[ klem-per-er ]
/ ˈklɛm pər ər /


Otto,1885–1973, German orchestra conductor.


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Example sentences from the Web for klemperer

  • I drew Klemperer's attention to it immediately, and the necessary adjustments were made.

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  • I then went to Wiesbaden to take part as soloist in my Concerto at a symphony concert conducted by Klemperer.

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British Dictionary definitions for klemperer

/ (ˈklɛmpərə) /


Otto. 1885–1973, orchestral conductor, born in Germany. He was best known for his interpretations of Austro-German classics
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