from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Rubinstein, Anton Gregor 1829-1894. Russian pianist and composer who founded the St. Petersburg Conservatory (1862). His compositions include chamber music, operas, and six symphonies.
  • Rubinstein, Arthur or Artur 1887-1982. Polish-born American pianist particularly known for his interpretations of the works of Chopin.

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  • proper n. A surname.

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  • n. United States pianist (born in Poland) known for his interpretations of the music of Chopin (1886-1982)
  • n. Russian composer and pianist (1829-1894)


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