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Rostropovich, 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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Syllabification: Ros·tro·po·vich, Mstislav

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