[mon-tœ; French mawn-tœ]


Pierre [pyer] /pyɛr/, 1875–1964, U.S. symphony orchestra conductor born in France. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of monteux

  • Monteux devised a magnet to aid in the extraction of swallowed iron objects that were caught in the throat.

  • Benois created sumptuous scenery and costumes, and, conducted by Monteux, the opera was performed with the utmost perfection.

    An Autobiography

    Igor Stravinsky

British Dictionary definitions for monteux



Pierre (pjɛr). 1875–1964, US conductor, born in France
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