Definition of Glinka, Mikhail in English:

Glinka, Mikhail

Syllabification: Glin·ka, Mikhail
Pronunciation: /ˈgliNGkə
  • (1804–57), Russian composer; full name Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka. He is considered the father of the Russian national school of music. Notable operas: A Life for the Czar (1836) and Russlan and Ludmilla (1842).

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