[ kawrn-gohld; German kawrn-gawlt ]

  1. E·rich Wolf·gang [er-ik woolf-gang; German ey-rikh-vawlf-gahng], /ˈɛr ɪk ˈwʊlf gæŋ; German ˈeɪ rɪx ˈvɔlf gɑŋ/, 1897–1957, Austrian composer, conductor, and pianist in the U.S.

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How to use Korngold in a sentence

  • The little Erich Korngold—in reality a plump, good-looking boy—presents few problems for the critic.

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  • Korngold is so receptive that he reveals just now the joint influences of Strauss and Schoenberg.

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