Definition of Ravel, Maurice in English:

Ravel, Maurice

proper noun

  • (1875–1937), French composer; full name Maurice Joseph Ravel. His works are somewhat impressionistic in style, employing colourful orchestration and unresolved dissonances. Notable works: the ballets "Daphnis and Chloë" (1912) and "Boléro" (1928) and the orchestral work "La Valse" (1920).

Pronunciation

Ravel, Maurice

/ʀavɛl//raˈvɛl/