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Hofmannsthal, Hugo von

Line breaks: Hugo von Hof|manns|thal
Pronunciation: /ˈhɒfmənzˌtɑːl
 
, ˈhoːfmansˌtaːl/

Definition of Hofmannsthal, Hugo von in English:

( 1874–1929), Austrian poet and dramatist. He wrote the libretti for many of the operas of Richard Strauss, including Elektra (1909). With Strauss and Max Reinhardt he helped found the Salzburg Festival.

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