Definition of Monteverdi, Claudio in English:

Monteverdi, Claudio

proper noun

  • (1567–1643), Italian composer. He is noted for the use of harmonic dissonance in his madrigals. He wrote the opera "Orfeo" (1607) and "Vespers" (1610)

Pronunciation:

Monteverdi, Claudio

/ˌmônte-//ˌmäntəˈverdē/