Definition of Sondheim, Stephen in English:

Sondheim, Stephen

proper noun

  • (born 1930), US composer and lyricist; full name Stephen Joshua Sondheim. He became famous with his lyrics for Leonard Bernstein's "West Side Story" (1957). He has since written a number of musicals, including "A Little Night Music" (1973), "Sweeney Todd" (1979), and "Sunday in the Park with George" (1984).

Pronunciation

Sondheim, Stephen

/ˈsɒndhʌɪm/