Definition of Rostropovich, Mstislav in English:

Rostropovich, Mstislav

Syllabification: Ros·tro·po·vich, Mstislav
Pronunciation: /ˌrästrəˈpōviCH
( 1927–2007), Russian cellist, pianist, and conductor; full name Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich. He came to the US in 1975 and was music director and conductor of the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington, DC, 1977–94.

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