Definition of Melchior, Lauritz in English:

Melchior, Lauritz

proper noun

  • (1890–1973), US tenor; born in Denmark; full name Lauritz Lebrecht Hommel Melchior. Considered the outstanding heldentenor of his day, he sang with the Metropolitan Opera 1926–50.

Pronunciation

Melchior, Lauritz

/ˈmelkēˌôr/