Definition of Beecham, Sir Thomas in English:

Beecham, Sir Thomas

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Pronunciation: /ˈbiːtʃəm
  • (1879–1961), English conductor and impresario, founder of the London Philharmonic (1932) and the Royal Philharmonic (1947). He did much to stimulate interest in new or neglected composers such as Sibelius, Delius, and Richard Strauss.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody