Definition of Hammerstein, Oscar in English:

Hammerstein, Oscar

proper noun

  • (1895–1960), American librettist; full name Oscar Hammerstein II. He collaborated with various composers, most notably Richard Rodgers, with whom he wrote "Oklahoma!" (1943), "South Pacific" (1949), and "The Sound of Music" (1959).

Pronunciation

Hammerstein, Oscar

/ˈhaməstʌɪn/