Shostakovich

biographical name
Sho·​sta·​ko·​vich | \ ˌshä-stə-ˈkō-vich How to pronounce Shostakovich (audio) , ˌshȯ-, -ˈkȯ- \

Definition of Shostakovich

Dmi*try \ də-​ˈmē-​trē How to pronounce Shostakovich (audio) \ Dmitriyevich 1906–1975 Soviet (Russian-born) composer

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“Shostakovich.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Shostakovich. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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