Share this entry

Share this page

Rattle, Sir Simon

Line breaks: Sir Simon Rat¦tle
Pronunciation: /ˈrat(ə)l
 
/

Definition of Rattle, Sir Simon in English:

(B.1955), English conductor; full name Sir Simon Denis Rattle. Principal conductor with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra 1980–91, he became chief conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra in 2000 and its artistic director in 2002.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day resilient
Pronunciation: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…