Definition of Ives, Charles in English:

Ives, Charles

proper noun

  • (1874–1954), US composer, noted for his use of polyrhythms, polytonality, quarter-tones, and aleatoric techniques; full name Charles Edward Ives. Notable works: The Unanswered Question (1906), Three Places in New England (1903–14), and Concord (1915).

Pronunciation

Ives, Charles

/ˈaɪvz//īvz/