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Ormandy, Eugene

Syllabification: Or·man·dy, Eugene
Pronunciation: /ˈôrməndē
 
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Definition of Ormandy, Eugene in English:

( 1899–1985), US conductor; born in Hungary; born Jeno Blau. He was conductor of the Philadelphia Orchestra from 1938 to 1980, the longest directorship of an orchestra in US history.

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