Definition of symphonist in English:

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symphonist

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪmf(ə)nɪst/

noun

A composer of symphonies.
Example sentences
  • Not many symphonists were also great song writers, and not many song writers are great symphonists.
  • I hear in Gerber's music a little bit of Bartók, some Stravinsky, Ravel, Sibelius, and English symphonists as well as movie music, pop jazz, folk song and dance, and even kid song.
  • Not many concert pianists can quote a major symphonist, let alone relate him to their world.
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