Definition of Glinka, Mikhail in English:

Glinka, Mikhail

proper noun

  • (1804–57), Russian composer; full name Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka. He is considered the father of the Russian national school of music. Notable operas: "A Life for the Czar" (1836) and "Russlan and Ludmilla" (1842)

Pronunciation:

Glinka, Mikhail

/ˈɡliNGkə/