alma gluck

Gluck

[glook]
noun
1.
Alma (Reba Fiersohn; Mme. Efrem Zimbalist) 1884–1938, U.S. operatic soprano, born in Romania.
2.
Christoph Willibald von [kris-tawf vil-i-bahlt fuhn] , 1714–87, German operatic composer.
3.
Louise, born 1943, U.S. poet.
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Gluck (German ɡlʊk)
 
n
Christoph Willibald von (ˈkrɪstɔf ˈvɪlibalt fɔn). 1714-- 87, German composer, esp of operas, including Orfeo ed Euridice (1762) and Alceste (1767)

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alma gluck

Romanian-born American singer whose considerable repertoire, performance skills, and presence made her one of the most sought-after recital performers of her day.

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