Definition of Mussorgsky, Modest in English:

Mussorgsky, Modest

(also Moussorgsky)

proper noun

  • (1839–81), Russian composer; full name Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky. He wrote the opera "Boris Godunov" (1874) and "Songs and Dances of Death" (1875–77)

Pronunciation:

Mussorgsky, Modest

/məˈsôrɡskē//-ˈzôrɡ-/