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(1714–87), German composer; full name Christoph Willibald Ritter von Gluck. His first operas were in the traditional Italian style, but with "Orfeo ed Euridice" (1762), he initiated a new style in which he united dramatic, musical, and emotional elements, revolutionizing opera. Later works include "Alceste"(1767), "Iphigénie en Aulide"(1774), and "Iphigénie en Tauride" (1779)
Gluck, Christoph Willibald/ɡlo͝ok/
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