from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Gluck, Christoph Willibald 1714-1787. German operatic composer noted for his emphasis on dramatic impact and musical simplicity. His works include Orfeo ed Euridice (1762) and Alceste (1767).
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- n. German composer of more than 100 operas (1714-1787)
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