Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: monteverde
IPA transcription: [m,ɑntɛv'ɛɹdi]
Usage examples
  • That adventurous spirit, Claudio Monteverde, who nearly three hundred years ago made himself responsible for the first feeble utterances of an orchestra that tried to say something for itself, divined the possibilities of expression in varying combinations of tone-quality and gave vigorous impulse to the germ of the symphony already existing in the formless instrumental preludes and interludes of his predecessors among opera-makers.